Bailly Elementary

  • Sandra Campbell The Leader in Me.
  • Amy Snyder ZOO U
  • Mindy Balhoff & Michelle Ward Bailly Robotic Team

Brummitt Elementary

  • Betsy Kazmierczak Learning Alive Augmented Reality Math and Reading Curriculum.
  • LouAnn Hopson Squord Video Game Like Technology; additional monitors.
  • Katie Hines Technology for my Tadpoles.
  • LouAnn Hopson Sqord Video Game Technology.
  • Pamela Moore & Kristen Saler Becoming a Reading Star with QAR.

Jackson Elementary

  • Linda Eleftheri One School, One Book Author Visit.
  • Linda Eleftheri Young Hoosier Nominee Author Visit

Liberty Elementary

  • Nicole Bell Scholastic Leveled Book Room.
  • Kristy Jarka The Leader in Me.
  • Kristen Borrelli Library Materials.
  • Laura Alonzo Learning with Ukuleles

St. Patrick School

  • Lisa Hughes Technology with Mini iPads.
  • Lisa Hughes Coding with iPad Minis.

Liberty Intermediate

  • Connie Linsemeyer Maker Space STEM Lab.
  • Phylicia Barth Balancing Math and Science
  • Lisa Filipek Gizmo Lab

Westchester Intermediate

  • Don Justak Microscopes.
  • Maureen Hurst Prevent Bullying Now.
  • Ryan Levan Explore with Astronauts.
  • Kristina Buhring STEM Activities
  • Lisa Filipek Gizmo Lab
  • Kristina Buhring Challenger Virtual Field Trip

Chesterton Middle School

  • Toni Biancardi Student Tech Team.
  • Rob Yong CMS Robotics Team-CMSHOTS

Grant Information

All Duneland Education Foundation programs and initiatives are funded by the Acorn Grant.


Chesterton High School

  • Emily Wilt CHS LMC MakerSpace.
  • Erin Gerig Music Truck.
  • Emily Wilt How to Get Organized and Stay that Way Seminar.
  • Karen Moffat College Application Camp
  • Doug Pishkur & Cindy Hesemann Helping in School, the Community, and Beyond.
  • Kayla Vodnoy Transforming the World Language Classroom to Nurture Effective Foreign Language Communicators.
  • Michael Whistler Learning Explosion.
  • Karla Wilson Extended Hours Media Center.
  • Janna Carney One Book, One School.
  • Michele Dailey Alchemy
  • Jeff Van Dre 5% Banquet
  • Robert Blumenthal SLYCE
  • Amy Henderlong Alchemy
  • Brent Martinson Hire a Trojan

Duneland Schools

  • Dianna Whitman Mr. Mojo.
  • Geof Benson Frog in the Bog & Day Camp Dunes Learning Center.
  • Betsy Kazmierczak Kindergarten Kits for all Elementary Schools