BCSD Education Foundation

The BCSD Education Foundation is a charitable, non-profit organization with the following mission:

Partner with the community to provide resources that directly impact the lives of children through innovative educational programs.

Every dollar raised goes directly back to the students in the classroom. You can support these innovative grants through the following:

Foundation Sponsored Events and Activities

4th Annual Golf Tournament – October 8, 2016
Community Partners in Education Breakfast –
October 7, 2016
Teddy Bear Picnic – December Holiday Luncheon (12/8/16)
Freight Train Running: A Biography of Buck Owens – Children’s Book
Bakersfield Luau – April
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BCSD Education Foundation Grants

Several grant opportunities are available to BCSD teachers through the Education Foundation. The grants offered are annual Student Achievement Grants, Semi-Annual Mini-Grants, along with monthly Polly Robertson Memorial Reading Incentives and Chess Grants.

Click here for an overview and to learn more about Grants available through the BCSD Education Foundation

Click here for the BCSD Education Foundation General Grant Guidelines and Applications

Click here for the BCSD Education Foundation Scoring/Evaluation Rubric

 

Grant Opportunities Outside of BCSD Education Foundation

There are a variety of grant opportunities for educators varying from $500 and up. Each month this website is updated with new links and information. Click Here to See Upcoming Grant Opportunities.

For All Competitive Grants Over $10,000 and that will require the BCSD Superintendent’s Signature, please contact Fiscal Services for assistance at x14698. Please click here to visit Fiscal Services site for Non-Foundation Grant Forms.

Education Foundation Meetings

September 19, 2016
October 17, 2016
November 28, 2016
December 19, 2016
January 23, 2017
February 27, 2017
March 20, 2017
April 24, 2017
May 15, 2017
June 19, 2017
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Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.