Educational Institutions

El Reno Public School Foundation Inc.

  • El Reno, OK
  • erpsf.org

Mission Statement

The mission of the El Reno Public Schools Foundation, a non-profit entity, is to extend the existing curricula through innovative teaching projects, administer the endowed scholarship funds, implement annually the recognition of El Reno High School Distinguished Alumni, and support the mentoring program, Students Striving for Success.

Main Programs

  1. Fall Grants-to-Teachers
  2. Spring Site Based Grants
  3. Walker Scholarship
  4. Wilbur and Jean Gardner Scholarship
  5. Leslie F. Roblyer Leadership Grant
  6. Students Striving for Success
Service Areas

Self-reported

Oklahoma

We are able to reach the public school children and teachers employed by the El Reno Public Schools.

ruling year

2013

Principal Officer since 1995

Self-reported

N/A N/A

Keywords

Self-reported

Philanthropic, Educational, public schools foundation, scholarship, education, el reno, mentoring

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EIN

73-1330510

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

Elementary, Secondary Ed (B20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

Self-reported by organization

* Teacher grants for teaching projects that are innovative and thought stimulating.* Higher education scholarships to El Reno High School graduates from the Wilbur and Jean Gardner Scholarship Endowment.* A public auction to create funds. * A yearly Phantom Party, without festivities, to encourage contributions. * Select distinguished alumni and honor them with plaques and a recognition banquet each November.* Leslie F. Roblyer Leadership Grant, given each year. * Students Striving for Success, Mentoring Program

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Fall Grants-to-Teachers

Applications from teachers are received and chosen based on innovative ideas and creative programs that will enhance the learning experience.

Category

Education, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (0 - 19 years)

Children and Youth (0 - 19 years)

Budget

$15,000.00

Program 2

Spring Site Based Grants

Each Site is given the opportunity to receive funds for their buildings based on applications that these funds will be used to benefit the entire population they serve.

Category

Education, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (0 - 19 years)

Children and Youth (0 - 19 years)

Budget

$14,000.00

Program 3

Walker Scholarship

The Walker Scholarship is to be used for the high school only. Each year money is given to fund a particular project at El Reno High School

Category

Education, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)

Budget

$500

Program 4

Wilbur and Jean Gardner Scholarship

Scholarship given to deserving El Reno High School graduates to further their education.

Category

Education, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

$11,000.00

Program 5

Leslie F. Roblyer Leadership Grant

This Grant is awarded to employees each year to find ways to improve their leadership abilities.

Category

Education, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (0 - 19 years)

Budget

$1,000.00

Program 6

Students Striving for Success

This is a mentoring program targeting K-5 grades, focusing on reading skills and relationship building.

Category

Education, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Children Only (5 - 14 years)

Budget

$15,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

Oklahoma

We are able to reach the public school children and teachers employed by the El Reno Public Schools.

Funding Needs

We need to impact our community by enlarging the board of trustees. Our volunteer lists are very stretched. Because of this, we are unable to adequately provide the services that we feel can be done.

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EL RENO PUBLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION INC
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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El Reno Public School Foundation Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

N/A N/A

BIO

The El Reno Public School Foundation is a volunteer led nonprofit organization.There are no staff.

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Dr. Lacey Carder-Holden

Carder Chiropractic

Term: June 2016 - June 2017

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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