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.

2011-2012 Grant Recipients Announced!

Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) proudly awarded 18 Educational Excellence grants at the Portsmouth School Department Teachers Orientation meeting held Wednesday, August 31, at the Portsmouth Middle School. Grants awarded so far for the 2011-2012 school year totaled over $15,000 and all schools were given awards. Newly elected PPEF president, Marilyn Brockway and PPEF Treasurer,…

Change in Educational Excellence Grant Awards

The Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) is proud to support the Educators of the Portsmouth School District. Their hard work and dedication have given our community a desirable and high achieving education system. We are proud to announce that starting in the school year 2011-2012, PPEF will increase their grant limit from $750.00 to $1000.00. Also in the…

2010-2011 Grant Recipients and Teacher of the Year Announced!

Portsmouth, RI (August 31): Once again at the Teachers Orientation Meeting held at Portsmouth High, the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation was proud to announce the 2010-2011 PPEF Educational Excellence Grant Recipients and their 3rd Teacher of the Year Award recipient. Thirteen grants were awarded that totaled $8,743. The grants spread among Melville Elementary School, Portsmouth…

Fall 2010 Grant Recipients

Thirteen grants funded. Total amount awarded in this round of grant making: $8,562 And congratulations to PPEF’s 2010 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Kimberly Cunningham!! Melville School Center Stage Plus Math Diane Roth Senate Civic Support Grant Lights Camera Action – Building Reading Fluency Donna Powell, Sue Roklan, Valerie Seveney, Bryn Weymouth Dr. Robert A.…

THANK YOU Dr. Robert A. Davidson Charitable Fund!

On January 23, the Davidson Family, under the Dr. Robert A Davidson Charitable Fund, held a concert at the Portsmouth High School, “Broadway – From Then ‘Til Now.” Proceeds earned from this event were then donated to the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) to fund grants for the upcoming school year. On behalf of PPEF,…

The Dr. Robert A. Davidson Charitable Fund presents ~Broadway~ From Then Til Now

The Dr. Robert A. Davidson Charitable Fund presents ~Broadway~ From Then ‘Til Now, A Concert featuring Music from Classic to Modern Broadway. Featuring the vocal talents of Laurie Davidson Spaner, Richard Repetta, Kim Kekligian Stamoulis, Craig Spaner, Kendra Kachadoorian Alati, James Tallach, and Chuck Walsh and musical talents of Mario Cruz, Pete Evans, Pat Murray,…

2009 Fall Showcase

On Thursday, October 22, 2009, the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) held its seventh annual Fall Showcase at Green Valley Country Club to recognize the Portsmouth teachers who had received PPEF Educational Excellence Grants during the 2008-2009 school year. Eighteen grants were awarded. The room was packed with displays of their talented projects and products…

7th Annual Fall Showcase on October 22, 2009 – Save the Date!

Once again, the Portsmouth Public Education Foundation is proud to invite the public to our Annual Fall Showcase! In our 7th Annual Fall Showcase we are proudly featuring the 2008 Educational Excellence Grant Recipients! Thursday, October 22, 2009 6:00-8:00pm Green Valley Country Club 371 Union Street, Portsmouth Appetizers & Cash Bar Silent Auction $15.00 per…

PPEF has a Facebook site!

Check it out! PPEF has a Facebook site! Click here to take a look. Pictures from this past Fall Social are on it. If you have a Facebook account, consider being a fan to PPEF site. Thanks!