Cranbury Education Foundation

Accomplishments

 Some of the Foundation’s past contributions and projects include the following:

  • New Playground Equipment installed 2016!
  • $50,000 towards the construction of the Large Group Room at the school
  • Three mobile computer labs, each housing 24 laptop computers enabling teachers to bring labs to the classroom 
  • Smart Boards for ten classrooms
  • RedCat devices for every teacher
  • A green screen, a teleprompter and a new paint-able backdrop for the stage
  • White boards for seven primary grade classrooms
  • Teacher grants for continuing education of the staff and to fund special programs and supplies
  • Mathematician in Residence
  • Contributions toward the 8th Grade French and Spanish trips
  • Physical and Occupational Therapy equipment for the Special Education Department
  • Laminating machine, die cutting machine, and supplies 
  • Kiln and drying racks for the Art Department
  • Large musical instruments for the bands, and risers for the choir
  • Lighting for the auditorium and upgrades to the sound system
  • Support for Princeton High School by participating in the “Take a Seat” campaign for the Performing Arts Center and the Ideas Tutoring Center


 Goals

  • CREATE awareness of the challenges faced by the school due to continuing budget pressures, and the role of the community in meeting these challenges
  • SEEK support through the time, talent, finances, and in-kind contributions of Cranbury residents, parents, businesses, and other education foundations
  • DEVELOP partnerships with local businesses and corporations to further the goals of the foundation and the continued excellence of the Cranbury School
  • RESPOND by providing the resources and materials needed to help teachers and children excel