The items contained in this Wish List will help I.C.S. in its mission to provide the highest possible quality Catholic education for its students during the 2014-2015 school year. Your help in funding or donating any of the items listed is truly appreciated. Donors may do so by contacting the school office.
PRESCHOOL – Mrs. Kitchell
Cork board for south wall of room to hang charts
23 copies of a book about Jesus for children to read along with
Scholastic Common Core Science Units;
Seven different science topics at $50 each, or $350 for the set
Smartboard Games – $20
SECOND GRADE – Mrs. Lutz
Two more iPads or computers to take AR tests on
THIRD GRADE – Mrs. Mucci
Common Core Resource Book for 3rd Grade – $50
Various sets of books for the class – $300
Membership for Super Teacher Worksheets – $20
Scholastic News subscription – $100
Gift certificates to Teachers Pay Teachers to purchase classroom
materials – any dollar amount
FOURTH GRADE – Mrs. Belt
New Language Arts/Reading Program and Social Studies Program
aligned to Common Core Standards – approximately $1800 per class
New window blinds – $700
Electric pencil sharpener
FIFTH GRADE – Mrs. Johnson
Subscription to edHelper.com $20 – $40
Two copies of Reaching Dustin by Vicki Grove – $12.04 each
EIGHTH GRADE – Mrs. Petric
New fans – 3 pedestal, 2 tabletop
TECHNOLOGY – Mrs. Virgo
External hard drive for computer backups – $80
Donations of any amount toward the 7th and 8th grade ipad lease
40 ipads and covers for the 5th and 6th graders – $500 each
PHYSICAL EDUCATION – Mrs. Feeney
20 new scooter boards – $25.00 each 5 Blindfolds – $15.00
Hockey pucks – $20/6 Eclipse balls – $10 each
20 new bean bags – home made or purchased
MUSIC – Mr. Mitchell
New electronic keyboard – $500 Bass drum stand – $350
30 metal black music stands – $20.00 each
Newer sound equipment for music room – $1000
Used band instruments for beginning band members – $150 -$200 each
General Facility Needs
More Immediate Building Needs
*New carpet for the following: science lab and stairs at the east side of the school. Each replacement will cost between $2,000-$3,000.
*Ten new 12′ tables for use in the St. Angela Room and throughout the school – approximately $600.00 each
*Painting that can be done by volunteers during the summer
Long Range Building Needs
* Connecting the St. Angela Room with the new church building. The cost is large but the benefits would be even larger.
* New exterior windows throughout the portion of the building built in 1962. This would help conserve energy.
* Expansion of the tech lab into an area currently being used by the library.
DONATIONS TO THE TOM GABEL GOODWILL GRANT
AND THE JIM FEENEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Tom Gabel Goodwill Grant and the Jim Feeney Memorial Scholarship are set up to provide tuition assistance for I.C.S. students who are unable to pay any or all of their tuition and fees. Donations of any amount are welcome.
I.C.S. ENDOWMENT FUND
This ever increasing fund draws interest that our School uses annually in its operation.
I.C.S. TECHNOLOGY FUND
Donations to this are used to help improve our science and technology programs. Donations of any size are gladly welcomed.
GENERAL MONETARY DONATIONS
These will be used to help operate the school during the current school year.
FACULTY AND STAFF EDUCATION AND INCENTIVES
Any donations will be used for continuing education, staff treats, and small incentives.
FUNDING FOR A PART OR FULL TIME LEARNING RESOURCE TEACHER
FUNDING FOR A FULL TIME MUSIC TEACHER (Band, Music, Liturgical Music)
The music position is currently part time.
DONATIONS OF TIME
We would be very pleased if someone donated their time to do some painting and general cleaning. A donation of one’s time to accomplish any of these tasks would be truly appreciated. Please call our office to volunteer.
DONATIONS OF APPRECIATED STOCK
These donations would be a great help to the school as well as the donor.