Educational Institutions

Friendswood ISD Education Foundation Inc

  • Friendswood, TX
  • www.fisdfoundation.com

Mission Statement

PROVIDE EFFECTIVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL STUDENTS TO PURSUE UNLIMITED POTENTIAL, TO ATTRACT, SUPPORT AND RECOGNIZE TEACHERS FOR INNOVATIVE EFFORTS AND EXEMPLARY TEACHING AND TO ENGAGE THE COMMUNITY IN ASSURING A QUALITY EDUCATION FOR OUR LEADERS OF TOMORROW

Main Programs

  1. Adopt-a-Grant
Service Areas

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Texas

In Friendswood Independent School District, we empower our youth through education and prepare them for global careers with leadership responsibilities. To do this, we depend on the Friendswood ISD Education Foundation and its mission: to help students pursue unlimited potential; to support teachers for innovative and exemplary teaching; and to engage the community in assuring quality education for the leaders of tomorrow.

ruling year

1999

Executive Director since 2015

Self-reported

Paige Ridout

Keywords

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committee

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EIN

76-0606614

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (O12)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Adopt-a-Grant

grant program for our district

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Budget

Charting Impact

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  1. What is the organization aiming to accomplish?
    Friendswood ISD has a top priority goal in its District Improvement Plan: Preparing students and staff for the 21st Century Workforce. The District focuses on key strategies involving: problem based learning in the classroom; related staff development; identifying and integrating current and emerging technology into the curriculum; ensuring computer literate students; providing on-line training modules in technology proficiency and integration; and continual evaluation of district equipment standards.
  2. What are the organization's key strategies for making this happen?
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  3. What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?
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  4. How will they know if they are making progress?
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  5. What have and haven't they accomplished so far?
    Not available.
Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

In Friendswood Independent School District, we empower our youth through education and prepare them for global careers with leadership responsibilities. To do this, we depend on the Friendswood ISD Education Foundation and its mission: to help students pursue unlimited potential; to support teachers for innovative and exemplary teaching; and to engage the community in assuring quality education for the leaders of tomorrow.

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Financials

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FRIENDSWOOD ISD EDUCATION FOUNDATION INC
Fiscal year: Sep 01-Aug 31

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Operations

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Friendswood ISD Education Foundation Inc

Leadership

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Executive Director

Paige Ridout

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Allan Rasmussen

President - Board of Directors

Term: July 2015 -

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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