Funding

How does the PTA enhance OFRS with your donations?

  • yearly grade level programs (one program for EACH grade – kindergarten through 5th)
  • yearly all-school assemblies
  • yearly author visit and workshops
  • sound enhancement systems (i.e., the microphones most teachers wear around their necks in the classrooms)
  • annual teacher grants
  • white boards in the classrooms
  • 30 iPads, 2 MacBooks that runs the iPads, plus a storage cart
  • African drums for music class
  • rock wall in the gym
  • mascot costume (Bowser the basset hound!)
  • start-up funding for each classroom and specials teachers
  • recess equipment
  • outdoor shed to store recess equipment
  • yearly multiple “Family Fun Nights”
  • sound system for stage entertainment
  • new wireless microphones to work with the sound system
  • new stage curtain
  • kiln for the art room
  • mobile STEM cart and additional STEM curriculum and supplies
  • annual and perennial garden
  • BrainPOP subscription
  • AND SO MUCH MORE!