Skip Navigation

News & Announcements:Escondido Education Foundation grants $50,000 to multiple EUSD programs

EUSD Superintendent Luis Ibarra, EEF member Mike Donaldson, and EUSD Director of Technology and Innovation Kathy Shirley hold a giant check from a donor in the amount of $20,000.

On December 4, 2017, the Escondido Education Foundation (EEF) hosted their annual Dr. Mike Caston Innovation Awards. At the event, numerous innovative EUSD programs were recognized and awarded grants totaling approximately $50,000.

Thank you to the EEF board, donors, and volunteers for your continued, unwavering support! Your efforts are helping our students realize their potential and giving parents even more reasons to choose EUSD.

Innovation Awards Photo Gallery

Thirteen members of the Escondido Education Foundation stand together and smile at the annual innovation awards ceremony.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Ibarra stands with seven smiling teachers who just received grants from the Escondido Education Foundation.

Eight EUSD teachers stand and smile after receiving grants from the Escondido Education Foundation.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Luis Ibarra stands with an EEF member and gives a grant to EUSD teacher and grant recipient Jo-Ann Fox.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Luis Ibarra and a donor present a grant to EUSD teacher Zoe Carpenter.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Luis Ibarra and a donor present a grant to an EUSD teacher.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Luis Ibarra, Escondido High School woodshop teacher Mr. Boelhauf, and former EUSD board member Marv Gilbert present a grant to EUSD librarian Tanya Turek.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Luis Ibarra presents grants to three EUSD teachers.

EUSD Superintendent Dr. Luis Ibarra presents a grant to an EUSD teacher.

Support future innovation grants

On Friday, February 9, EEF will be hosting their annual Fall in Love with Escondido Schools event. All proceeds from the event will go towards future grants for innovative and deserving EUSD programs.

Learn more about the fundraiser >

Buy tickets online >