Celebrate Portsmouth Education Fundraiser at Carnegie Abbey was a huge success! Thank you to all of the donors, sponsors and attendees. A fabulous time was had by all.

Grant Recipients for the 2014-2015 School Year

At Portsmouth School Department’s Teacher Orientation on August 25, 2014, the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation awarded ten grants to educators from all grade levels in areas such as literacy, mathematics , the environment and sustainability, and technology . Awards were given in the following categories:  The Barton Carroll Memorial Awards went to  Joel De Marco…

Celebrate Portsmouth Education

Tickets are now sold out! Thank you for your support! Cocktail Party & Silent Auction to Benefit Portsmouth School Students at the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation Fall Fundraiser Celebrate Portsmouth Education Friday, September 26, 2014 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Carnegie Abbey Country Club, 300 Willow Lane, Hors d’oeuvres, Valet Parking, Cash Bar

Grant Recipients for the 2013-2014 Academic Year

Grants for the 2013-2014 Academic Year were presented to the following teachers throughout the Portsmouth School Department. The “Dr. Robert A Davidson Awards” were presented to Hathaway and Melville Schools teachers Laura Backman for “Creating Nonfiction Picture Books.” Michele Polselli, Nicole Vanasse, Val Seveney and Kathy Veira were presented a grant for Melville School entitled “The Pond and Beyond and Life in…

Grants were Presented for the 2013-2014 School Year

On the first day of the 2013-2014 school year Seven (7) PPEF grants were awarded to educators during teacher orientation at Portsmouth High School. During the orientation, Principal Robert Littlefield introduced long time substitute teacher Lt. Col. Edward Fitzgerald, (USMC retired). “Mr.Fitz” was thanked for many years of service to the Portsmouth School Department and his…

The 2013 Kitchen Tour: A Great Success Story

This past May, the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) held its 7th annual Hidden Kitchens of Portsmouth Tour.  We would like to thank the many volunteers who helped make this event so successful and the seven home owners who graciously opened their homes for the 250 attendees.  This event would not be possible without our…