SHS Writing Center Update: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles!

Secondary School Writing Centers Association November 8-11, 2018Arlington, VA Erika Chatell, Liz Colson, Sam Hambleton, and Ari Kok joined SHS Writing Center co-directors, Madelyn Clark and Jen Denzin, on a weekend trip to George Mason University to attend the first national convention of the Secondary School Writing Centers Association (SSWCA). […]

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2018 Year in Review

Did you know this past year, the Foundation: Gave over $120,000 to Saline Area Schools, that included: 26 Teaching grants 7 Building grants 2 Partnership grants 2 Student-led grants Unveiled the 30th year Donor Recognition Wall in September 2018 Hosted the Spring Recognition/Volunteer Appreciation at Emagine Theater Since September 2018, […]

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Hall of Fame Weekend 2018

We honored our 5th Hall of Fame class with a tailgate party, on the patio, at Hornet Stadium on Friday night, and a banquet on Saturday night. The Class of 2018 inductees consisted of Deborah Budnick, Michael Jhung, David Johnson, Betsy Marl, Sandy Nadig, Robert Phillips, Kenneth Sturms and Sam [...]
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Fall Kickoff 2018

The FSAS Annual Fall Kickoff took place on October 18th at Liberty School. The theme for this year is “Future-Focused: Aligning with the SAS Compass”. With over 220 in attendance, guests were able to hear from teachers and students about the impact of grants, as well as how the grants […]

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2017 Year in Review

Only because of you, this past year, the Foundation: Gave $75,000 to Saline Area Schools for the Hornet Hub, an innovative learning space at the High School Awarded 26 teaching grants for over $33,000 Began a year-long campaign to celebrate the 30th year of FSAS Began a new initiative of […]

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Students are Drafting 2017

Students are finding new passion in 20th century engineering and science. This is due to a grant awarded to teacher Ed Gall at Saline Middle School.  Mr. Gall’s 7th graders are not only learning how to use the top notch engineering program, AutoCad, to design CO2 cars, but they are […]

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Fall Kickoff 2017

To honor the 30th year of the Foundation, the annual Fall Kickoff was a Celebration Tailgate and Fair that took place on October 13th at Saline High School.  At the tailgate, attendees heard from Ellen Ewing, former SAS Superintendent and recent Hall of Fame inductee; Superintendent Scot Graden; Reid Paxton, […]

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Hall of Fame Weekend 2017

We honored our 4th Hall of Fame class with a tailgate party, on the patio, at Hornet Stadium on Friday night, and a banquet on Saturday night. The class of 2017 inductees consisted of Mary Gordon Converse, Ellen Ewing, Hamilton Morningstar,  Carol Pirkola, Dr. Katherine Ramsland (Johnston), Cristela Scanlon, Michael [...]
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2016 Year in Review

Did you know this past year, the Foundation… Gave $50,000 to Heritage School for the 2015/2016 Strategic grant PROJECT LAUNCH which incorporates the 4Cs – collaboration, communication, creativity and critical thinking  – into the entire curriculum. Pledged $75,000 for the 2016/2017 Strategic Grant, The Hornet Hub, an innovative learning space […]

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