Invest in Saint Paul's public school students so every student will experience academic excellence.
You may invest in Saint Paul public school students by:
1. Investing in Great Teachers who teach our students.
The Foundation raises funds and provides grants to celebrate and support the efforts of teachers, schools and community organizations to support academic excellence and eliminate the achievement gap.
2. By investing in Great Tutoring to support the academic achievement of all our students.
The Foundation coordinates a citywide tutoring collaborative of community and school tutoring programs committed to providing high-quality academic supports to students in Saint Paul. Last year, Over 6,500 students were tutored by 1,575 volunteers in partnership with 19 innovative tutoring programs. The Foundation gave grants last year to nine of these programs totaling $191,200. The Foundation’s goal is to improve reading proficiency by grade 3 and math proficiency by grade 8.
3. Investing in our Community Partners who support the academic achievement of all our students.
We provide funding to organizations in our community that are working efficiently and collaboratively to eliminate the acheivement gap in the Saint Paul Public Schools.
We are an independent nonprofit organization that partners with the Saint Paul Public School district and the community to increase academic achievement for students attending the Saint Paul Public Schools.
Our mission is to rally the investments of time and resources to support academic success in the Saint Paul Public Schools.
5.1% of every donation supports Partners in Equity (PiE), a fund that provides needed support to our Title 1 schools.