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Redwater , Texas 75573
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Education Foundation

Redwater Education Foundation

2017 Spelling Bee


Congratulations to the 2016 $1,000 Foundation Scholarship Winners!

Lindsay Collins
Shelby Cowley
Jacob Keahey


Congratulations to the 2016 Foundation Grant Winners!

Elementary Teachers
Lisa McCloskey
Michael McInturff
Merida Grable
Emily Harper
Tammy Harvey

Middle School Teachers
Judy Bingham
Kimberly Belcher
Cristy Bobo
Shanda Stewart
Jennifer Stacy

Marla Sanders

Junior High School Teachers
Callie Buffington

High School Teachers
Jill Bradley
Tabitha Houchens
Janie Womack



Congratulations to the Redwater Education Foundation 2016 Spelling Bee Winners!

3rd – 5th Grade

Spelling Team
The Queen Bees: Macy Calhoon, Meredith Craig, and Abi Morrow
Most Spirited Team
Bee’utiful Spellers: Emma Campbell, Loralee Morgan, and Tiffany Reed
Best Dressed Team
The Mighty Spelling Lions: Layton Kordsmeier, Shania Maugham, and Mason Windham

6th – 8th Grade

Spelling Team
Better than Autocorrect: Sydney Hornbuckle, Logan Johnson, and Taylor Pulce
Most Spirited Team
Mean Redwater Worderz: Wyatt Dye, Roman Roberts, and Micah York
Best Dressed Team
Fantastic Spellastics: Chloe Lewis, Morgan Snider, and Samantha Wells

9th – 12th Grade

Spelling Team
To Bee or Not to Bee: Shelby Cowley, Emily Ketchum, and Stephanie Moore
Most Spirited and Best Dressed Team
Purple People Eaters: Crayton Bradford, Natalie Shumate, and Chloe Turner


Spelling Team
The Solilobees: Robyn Hervey, Kim Hornbuckle, and Jean Anne Pickering
Most Spirited Team
The Sandbaggers: Leah Golden, Tami Morgan, and Joanna Thornhill
Best Dressed Team
The Real Housewives of Redwater: Sara Estes, Shanda Stewart, and Denise Taylor

The Redwater Education Foundation was established in 2010 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization to support its local school district by raising funds for innovative educational programs not funded through local, state, or federal taxes.

Establishing the Redwater Education Foundation provides the opportunity for community involvement from individuals, businesses, and civic organizations to support educational programs for the children and staff of RISD.

The Foundation's mission is to encourage student excellence, enhance quality learning opportunities, promote innovative and exemplary teaching, and build community participation in the Redwater ISD educational system. The Foundation was created to raise funds and provide support for educational activities and programs that enrich the learning environment but are not financed through traditional operating budgets.

Summary of Organization:
The Foundation will provide funds for innovative and creative educational programs and activities which either have not been funded or have been under-funded by the normal operating budget. These funds will be used to facilitate student achievement and skill development, to recognize and encourage staff excellence, and to expand community involvement from individuals, businesses, and civic organizations.

The Redwater ISD Education Foundation will achieve its mission by directing resources toward the following goals:
* Encourage all students to work at their highest potential
* Support staff for innovative efforts
* Recognize staff for exemplary teaching
* Build community awareness for Redwater ISD education Foundation
* Involve the community in assuring a quality education for the leaders and workers of tomorrow.

Statement of 501c (3) Status:

 The Redwater ISD Education Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit tax-exempt philanthropic organization of citizens who are:

* Sharing a vision of enhancing education in Redwater ISD,

* Working to increase private support for educational activities Redwater,

* Benefitting Redwater's students and staff by supporting activities not funded by tax dollars,

* Fostering creative approaches to education through private grants and involvement,

* Awarding Foundation funds through a volunteer Board of Directors made up of business, community, and educational leaders.