Grant Winners

2017 | 33 GRANTS | $112,000

CampusAreaEducator(s)Title Award ItemsSponsor
CESQuestSetfordRoll With Us $  2,45012-pack of Sphero robots for codingNatex Architects
 PKTaylor, Newman, Poole, RodrigueenLIGHTing Dragon Minds $  2,3705 light tables to engage student learningFrost Bank
 PEGentrySpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
 Campus Total $11,548
CHSBiologyBumpass, Lowery, HuynhLearning Science by Doing Science! $  3,24910 MiniOne: Gel Electrophoresis lab sets. Allows students to set up and perform their own gel electrophoresis lab like a real DNA lab would do.BNY Mellon Wealth Management
 Campus Total $  3,249
CMSTheaterBarbeLighting the Way $  4,994New stage lighting for better instruction and practical uses during productions.Southlake Dermatology
 LAExlineThe Whole World Awaits $  2,70032 3D Virtual Reality glasses and headsets with their own device to explore cultures and places that they are reading about in class, and then using those experiences to create clear, vivid and engaging writing whether it be narrative or expository.The Vasquez Family
 Campus Total $  7,694
DIS6th HumanitiesBailey, Shabanaj, CanaanEverybody Collaborate Now! $  7,495Collaboration Stations include 26 shape desks, book shelves and hokki stooles to Foster Innovation and Growth for a collaborative learning environment for project-based learning.Park Place Lexus Grapevine
 5th MathDeRaudHighly Informed Teacher $  4,57810 iPad Pros with cases and AppleCare for math department to use to guide instruction in real-timePark Place Lexus Grapevine
 6th HumanitiesShabanajStretch and Flex $  2,750Flexible Seating to Stretch your Thinking includes portable laptop desks, exercise pedalers for arms and legs and stand up desks to increase opportunities for children to have movement while learning will promote deeper learning opportunities.Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
 6th SSHazaWiggling, Swiveling, and Successful Seating in School $  1,671Helping Students be successful in the classroom through Flexible Seating options including plush chairs, active learning stools, standing to learn desks, exercise peddlers and backless barstools provides students with the opportunity to learning a comfortable, natural and stimulating manner will help them be successful academically, socially and behaviorally.Walsh Gallegos
 6th MathManghamWelcome to MY HOUSE $  2,046A 21st Century Upgrade to Architecture and Design for Young Architects includes 2 360 degree cameras with selfie sticks serves as an enhancement to a project that has proven successful for 17 years in CISD.The Quinn & Marcontell Group
 6th Sp ProgGilbrethOne, Two, Three…Collaborate with Me!! $  2,909Offering student choices within the learning environment with 10 large shape desks with dry erase top helps alleviate stress or pressure that is felt when students are uncomfortable in their own space.BNSF Railway Foundation
 5th MathTaylorConvertible Seating in Paradise $  2,909Offering student choices within the learning environment with 10 large shape desks with dry erase top helps alleviate stress or pressure that is felt when students are uncomfortable in their own space.Bartlett Cocke
 5th GT LAJarvisBoost Brainstorming with Boogie Boards $  1,400Students will be encouraged to write and share their thinking using a stylus and an LCD writing table. With a class set of Boogie Boards, there will be an increase in student engagement and participation while also saving paper and time.The Lies Family
 5th SSSmithSubmerging Students with Social Studies Stations $  4,518Using Technology to Travel through History in Social Studies with 6 iPad Pros/cases/Applecare, students will use VR viewers to work in small groups to learn TEK-driven SS concepts of geography and history.Beesley Family Foundation
 PEHryorchukSpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
  Campus Total $37,003   
DMSAdminBenhoff, McCrummenDoes the Punishment Fit the Crime? $  2,442Restorative Discipline implementation for students, teachers and parents to make the right choice includes books, tools, manuals and conference fees for campus leaders to use to educate all campus stakeholders.Thomas & Sharon Michael, Realtors
 STEMBurnsCode Combat! $  7,875A visual representation of line coding that makes every line of code easy to use. Includes 250 student licenses for 3 years with access to six JavaScript/Python courses, four Web Dev/Game Dev project courses, teacher dashboard, and full curriculum.Steven B Sanders, MD
 Campus Total $10,317   
EIS6th LAWilliamsAround the Campfire $  2,699A Learning Lounge for Collaboration, Creativity and Conversation includes a big lounge sofa, table and ottomans to encourage collaboration in learning.Tommy Pennington Group
 PEKeenerSpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
 Campus Total $  9,427   
JES2ndBrandt, Alexander, Dewester, Little, Schneider, ThannumEscape the Classroom! $  4,500Breakout of the Box – The use of educational escape rooms (boxes) will allow us the means to fit the needs of our students in both a digital and physical environment.   Learning will be more problem based, social, interactive, and physical.Hilton Southlake
 2ndThannumFlexibility Is the Key to Succeed! $  1,327Flexible Seating = Flexible Learning through an atmosphere that encourages a child to work in the manner that meets their specific needs through the availability of Hokki stools, foam cushions, bouncy bands, as well as traditional seating.Priority Signs & Graphics
 1stRobinson, Darovec, Buck, Garvey, Becker, Edmiston, JacobsonPercolate…Create…Innovate! $  4,695Engaging STEM Brain PowerMethodist Southlake Hospital
 CARESchneider, AllenSeating for Success $  1,292Active seating choices – Alternative seating options for small group instruction (6 Ergo Seats, 6 Wobble Stools, 6 Stability Ball Chairs)Toll Brothers
 CounselingJohnstonCalming Corners for Kids $  4,141Helping Children Manage Their Stress and Overall Wellness – Providing a safe space for children to utilize techniques and tools to manage stressful situations and proactively achieve mental wellness.(Campus Improvement Plan Goal 2). 48 Relaxation StationsPark Place Lexus Grapevine
 PEChildressSpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
 Campus Total $22,684
OUES2ndHudgeons, Alonzo, Astrin, DuffBodacious Biographies $  1,625Inspiring the Next Generation of Dreamers and DoersBruster PLLC
 2ndHudgeons“EYE” Illuminating Our World $     240Shining A spotlight on ReadingBruster PLLC
 MusicMcArthurCircle Around and Make Some Music $  2,766Drum Circle for Learning and CreativityTexas Health Southlake
 KindergartenNowlin, Herreman, Lugeanbeal, HillGoldilocks and the “Just Right” Chair $  4,875Flexible Seating in the Early Childhood ClassroomKendra Scott
 PESpechtSpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
 Campus Total $16,233
RES2ndGarciaWe Like Big Books and We Cannot Lie! $  1,4982nd grade Book Club Library UpdateKelli Henderson / Tracey Chamberlain, Realtors
 3rdHaase, Williams, Clardy, Freeman, LavendarFrom Vision to 3-D Reality $  4,606Collaborate, Design and Create: MakerBot 3-D Printer in the Classroom; 1 Makerbot 3D Printer + 6 qty of the 10pk filament spools)Linebarger Attorneys at Law
 ArtTaylorDragons and iPads and Art, OH MY!!! $  4,518Art and Technology, preparing dragons for their future! 6 iPad Pros + 3yr Apple Care & Case for eachThe Fernando Family
 PELangfordSpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
 Campus Total $17,350
WGES2ndCady, Alexander, Cooper, Moan, Stumphauzer, Hinzman, GolliharSpark Thinking Engage Minds $  3,302Through the use of STEM bins, students will be able to explore and create in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and MathBeesley Family Foundation
 ArtHuddleDigital Doodling $  4,518Using iPads for digital art and portfoliosReliant Air
 PEHughesJump for Fitness & Fun $  1,558An innovative new way for kids to enjoy fitness through the use of Urban ReboundersExtreme Volleyball
 PEHughesSpike-Ballers!! $  6,728140 Spikeball sets that create and environment of teamwork, exercise and fun!Southlake Plastic Surgery
 Campus Total $16,106


2016 | 26 GRANTS | $100,000

SponsorGrant NameCampus
Steven B. Sanders, MDBringing Art to LifeEIS
Ebby HallidayScientists Going GreenCES
Central MarketVincent Van Gogh, Move Over!CES
Southlake DermatologyMaking Learning Accessible for All DragonsCMS
Southlake StyleDragons to the CoreEIS
The Quinn Marcontell Group – Ebby HallidayBrain Breaks for Busy BodiesJES
Linebarger, Goggan, Blair & Sampson LLPEngineering Is ElementaryCES,RES, OUES,JES,WGES
Park Place Lexus GrapevineFun-Fit-DrumCES,JES,OUES,RES,WGES, DIS,EIS
Toll BrothersCommunication & Collaboration AmplifiedDIS
BNY MellonSo Long, Dick and Jane!OUES
Southlake Plastic SurgeryNoteworthy Success: Keys to ExcellenceCSHS
Frost BankEmpowering Partnerships and Book ClubsJES
Bagwell Wicke Investment Group of Raymond JamesWe Like to Move It, Move It!JES
Bartlett Cocke General ContractorsSTEMfinity and BeyondJES
Barrows Firm / Knurd FilmsMeaningful Mentor TextsJES
BNSF Railway FoundationJump Into FitnessWGES
Dan Quinn BandWiggle While you Work!JES
Bruster PLLCThe Power of ChoiceEIS
Park Place Lexus GrapevineWe All Play Together!DIS,EIS, CMS, DMS, CHS
Ebby Halliday Realtors – Maisto, Cotton, Joy, Williams, SpillyardsOne Size Fits Most? Not Even CloseDIS
Texas Health Harris Methodist SouthlakeActive Bodies Achieve ExcellenceRES
Park Place Lexus GrapevineA 21st Century Spin on Classroom DesignDIS
Ebby Halliday Realtors  – Henderson/ReidThe Garden of Readin’OUES
Blind and Shutter GuysMe-Oh-My-Oh…Not Your Boring BioOUES
Hilton Southlake Town SquareA Classroom Starbucks – Bigger and More GrandeDIS
Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & MottGetting Little Dragons Ready!CES

2015-16 | 24 GRANTS | $80,000

SponsorGrant NameCampus
Park Place Lexus…and Excellence For All

The Paperless Science Lab

Embracing the Challenge

iPads for Presentations





Hilton Town SquareDigital Kids Wired to Learn

Everything is Awesome! Problem-solving with LEGO



Southlake StyleExpectstemexcellence in PreschoolRES, CES
MacRat/Design LeapAll Aboard! We are going full STEAM ahead!WGES
Frost BankAnd the Emmy goes to …CMS
Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International RealtyBazinga! Introducing a Big Bang to Learning Social Skills: Model Me Kids VideosJES, RES, OUES, WGES, DIS, EIS, DMS, CHS, Admin
Ebby HallidayFuel Our TanksJES
Southlake Plastic SurgeryEngaging the 21st Century Learner: Project Robotics & CodingJES
Nathan Taylor/Taylor Insurance AgencyGo Ahead and Make Our Day with MakerSpacesJES
BNY MellonRelive History to Make It RelevantDIS
Ebby Halliday  – Maisto, Spillyards, Williams, Cotton, VerloopiResearchDIS
The Quinn/Marcontell GroupA Classroom Starbucks for Carroll’s Young BucksDIS
Celebrity CruisesI Squirm… They Squirm… We All Squirm to LearnDIS
Central MarketOnce Upon a ScribeEIS
Complete Care SouthlakeHow to Train Your RobotWGES
Associated Time & ParkingHelp Make Magic with Media ArtsCSHS
Republic ServicesHands-On Aquarium: Bringing Invertebrates to LifeCMS
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital SouthlakeRolling Into Technology – Toys That TeachCES
Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & MottRolling into the 21st Century – Coding and RoboticsRES
Bartlett Cocke General ContractorsSprking the ImaginationOUES

2014-15 | 25 GRANTS | $80,000

SponsorGrant NameCampus
BNY MellonEnhancing Therapy: Is There an App for That?OUES
Harrell HospitalityI Believe They Can FlyEIS
Our Great City.comExquisite Corpse ProjectionCHS
Fort Worth MagazineiRead, iWrite, iLearn: Integrating Technology into Writer’s and Reader’s WorkshopRES
MacRatTechnovation – Teaching with Technology and InnovationCES
Skipping Stone StudioPaperless InnovationOUES
Star Telegram & Southlake JournalA Brand New WorldWGES
Ebby Halliday RealtorsSTEM… You Can Fix ItRES
Priority SignsThe Little Engineer That CouldCES
Grayson Allen JewelersStudents STEAM into the FutureEIS
Clear ChannelLet’s Start Anew: Robotics “Breaking Up is Hard to Do.”JES
Nathan Taylor Insurance AgencyMaking the Future, TodayCHS
VerizonA STEM Melting Pot with a MakerBotDIS
American AirlinesCarroll’s Got English Language Learners!SPED
Park Place Lexus GrapevineNonfiction! Nonfiction! Read All About It!CHS
Northstar BankIncreasing Global CitizenshipCHS
Frost BankRead, Play, LoveWGES
Hilton SouthlakeCharacter, Culture and Context. Oh My!DMS
Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & MottFused CH-arted WatersCHS
Southlake Style MagazineThe Power of ElectrophoresisCSHS
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital SouthlakeLet’s Hear if for Audiobooks!JES
Audit VisualsCitizen KidOUES