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Teacher Grants

Grants are awarded from the South Lyon Educational Foundation to enhance student learning and involvement and to encourage innovative educational activities for South Lyon students. Congratulations to past grant winners.  

2023 Recipients

Patrick Braun

Jason Cooper

Amber Gorney

Leigh Goyings

Marie Jurado

Niki Keena

Kelly Leja

Danielle Kurajian

Rachel Melville
Edward Robinson

Pete Schmitz

Joel Smigell

Stephanie Stoneback

Angela Ugo

Tasha Watson

2022 Recipients

Lindsay Gillett

Maggie Gearns

Karen Hantz

Danielle Hartman

Lisa Hrit

Sue Kaminski

Danielle McAfee

Brittany Monfette

Patricia Raines

Brittany Pearson

Irene Settle

Jennilee Smith

Elise Yost

2021 Recipients

Katie Bell                   Kristen Unti

Kate McCallum          Susan Woodley

Clara Alberty             Tracie Stidhamt

Angela Ugo               Jenilee Smith

Kari Smith                  Jenny Lubin

Brenda McGuire        Kim Quinn

Irene Settle                Carol Akers

Sarah Garbartz          Beth Nally

Michael Murphy         Jeffrey Prueter

Patrick Braun             Nancy Fox

Emily Kane                Joel Smigell

Heather Thomas        Amanda Palm

Ann Miller                   Beth Klerekoper

Kendall Schultz          Kelly Newton

Melissa Robinson      Jill Witkowski

Sara McHalpine         Katie Pyles

Hannah Barnes          Katie Leja

Niki Rose                    Ed Robinson

Angie Badis                Heather Toor

Sandra Conners         Paula Allen

Christopher Knapp     Kevin Cort

Jennier Myslinski        Andrea Stevens

Genna Danahy           John LeBlanc

Robert Woodward      Leigh Goyings

Stephanie Ferguson

Courtney Rabassa

Rachelle Kalbfleisch

2019 Recipients

Megan George                                          

Jordan Garcia                                              Lori Loewer                                                  Lindy Zilka                                                    Gretchen Coles, Keith Niedbala                  Ryan Knapp, Heather Wilson, Brad Todd    Emily Testani

Nicole Thomas

John Hall

2018 Recipients

Abbey Arble

Sarah Athey

Katie Bell

Amy Forsyth

Megan George

Danielle Kurajian

Kristen Line

Brenda McGuire

Susan Uvick

Since 2018, SLEF has awarded nearly 70 mini and micro grants, directly impacting the teachers and students of SLCS.


Your donations have helped fund:

Summer Reading Books - Kent Lake

Speaking and Reading Technology Resources for Spanish Class - CMS

Drumming Along to Any Song - Salem

MMS Bands Percussion update - MMS

Pottery Wheels - SLHS

Flexible Seating, Portable Lap Desks - Bartlett

Sensory Based Play - Dolsen

A New Way to Play - ECC

High School Arts Department- Articulated Mannequin - SLEHS

Literacy and Math Games for Coyotes! - 

D Bss Resonator Bar - Bartlett

YA Books to expand Independent Reading Initiative - SLHS/SLEHS

"Doing" Sustainability Science for Student & Community Benefit - SLEHS

Social Studies Classroom Library - MMS

Student Workstation - SLEHS

Emotional Regulation Kits - Bartlett

Modified Novels - CMS

Flexible Seating - Dolsen

Picture books - Pearson

Break Out Boxes - Sayre 

Cooking Lab - CMS

Breakout Edu - Salem

Sensory Table - Kent Lake

PE Heart Rate Monitors - SLEHS

Cardio Drumming - Pearson

Read Aloud Library - Sayre

Let's Get Reading Ready with Zoo-Phonics - ECC

Camera Support Equipment & Young Adult books - SLHS

Coding toys and tools - Salem

Reading Intervention Books - Salem

STEM bins - hands-on creative tasks - Brummer

Books to teach creative writing - Special Ed

Basketballs for PE Classes - MMS

Boomwhackers for music instruction - Salem

Replacement speaker for music class - ECC

Low vision notebooks for students with visual impairments - Hardy

7th-grade math manipulatives - MMS

Woodworking tools and materials - ECC- Kent Lake

Fiction and non-fiction texts - Salem

Flexible Seating - Hardy

Ceramic Slab Roller - MMS

Upper Elementary Guided Reading Books -  Salem

High-Interest 2nd Grade Books - Hardy

Resource Room Library - Sayre

Active Learning for Improved Focus and Achievement - Salem

Samsung Galaxy tablets to evaluate student work w/students - SLEHS

and more!

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