Contact the Jackson R-2 School District Foundation by calling 573-243-9501 or e-mailing Merideth Pobst, Jackson R-2 School District Foundation Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
Recent Events for the Jackson R-2 Foundation:
December 2014 - The Jackson R-2 Foundation was pleased to give the Jackson Junior High School an award of $12,955 from the Technology Fund. This money was raised through the Red & Black Affair. A total of $35,000 was given to teachers last week through the Teaching and Learning Grant program as well as the Technology Fund!
The Jackson R-2 Foundation has worked with 1st Class Travel to offer travel trips for alumni. Pictured here, Merideth Pobst, Foundation Director, and Shari Elfrink, owner of 1st Class Travel collect items at the Jackson Chamber of Commerce Business Afterhours event for the backpack program in the school district. This program gives weekend meals and snacks to families in the District
Foundation members support community events. The Jackson R-2 Foundation Board was invited to help celebrate retired teachers in November. Pictured above is Mr. Bruce Thomas, retired teachers and Board of Education member, Mr. Kelly Waller, Foundation past president and past Foundation Board member and current Board of Education member, Dr. Jessica Maxwell, Principal of East Elementary, Mr. Ronnie Maxwell, Foundation Board member.
American Education Week is observed each November. At the Flag Raising event, the Jackson R-2 Foundation Board of Directors attended to support the students and teachers of Orchard Elementary. Pictured are: Terri Tomlin, Board of Education President and member of the Jackson R-2 Foundation, Dr. Ron Anderson, former Superintendent of Jackson R-2 Schools, Mr. Kelly Waller, past Foundation member and current Board of Education member, Dwain Hahs, Foundation member, Dr. Wade Bartels, Associate Superintendent.
The Jackson R-2 Foundation was able to partner with Tribal Council during the annual Homecoming Tailgate Celebration. A check for $1,025 was presented the Tribal Council on behalf of the Jackson R-2 Foundation for their hard work at the tailgate. Pictured is Merideth Pobst, Director of Foundation and Communications for the Jackson R-2 School District, Mr. Dwain Hahs, Foundation member, Mr. Mark Dumey, Tribal Council, Mr. Kelly Waller, past Foundation member and current Board of Education member.
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