Common Core Education Grantees 2019

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Alum Rock Union Elementary School District Santa Clara To support increased student academic performance in 4th and 5th grade students through integrated literacy and math instruction in an extended learning setting with effective curriculum, increased teaching quality, and active family engagement.  $124,353
Aspire East Palo Alto Charter School (Fiscal sponsor: Aspire Public Schools) Santa Clara To support student achievement through literacy and math instruction, targeted intervention and use of digital technology, onsite professional coaching and collaboration, offsite teacher professional development, and student/family engagement.  $80,000
Bayshore Elementary School District San Mateo To support a school-wide focus on language development for discourse and writing in mathematics for all students especially English learners in 4th and 5th grade.  $150,000
Berryessa Union Elementary School District Santa Clara To support increased student academic performance in 4th and 5th grade students through integrated literacy and math instruction in an extended learning setting with effective curriculum, increased teaching quality, and active family engagement.  $62,177
Burlingame Elementary School District San Mateo To support increased student achievement in language and mathematics development through district-wide expansion of the Language, Literacy and Learning (L3) project.  $150,000
Jefferson Elementary School District San Mateo To support struggling 4th and 5th grade scholars to become more academically proficient through the Power Scholars Academy extended school year program with a focus on Common Core, trained teachers, engaged families, and supported technology.  $175,000
La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District San Mateo To support students, teachers and families with an innovative, integrated and creative web of aligned educational, professional and family programs designed to accelerate student achievement in the Common Core.  $58,860
Morgan Hill Unified School District Santa Clara To suppport increased student proficiency across all elementary schools through district-wide alignment of high quality mathematics instruction and the Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) early literacy initiative.  $175,000
Oak Grove Elementary School District  Santa Clara To support increased student academic performance in 4th and 5th grade students through integrated literacy and math instruction in an extended learning setting with effective curriculum, increased teacher quality, and active family engagement.  $62,177
San Mateo-Foster City Community Education Foundation San Mateo To support success in Common Core mathematics and literacy through focused professional learning for teachers, additional enrichment materials for hands-on instruction, and community-based learning events.  $100,000
Santa Clara County Office of Education Santa Clara To support mathematical literacy and improve student achievement for 4th and 5th students at Gilroy Unified School District (GUSD) through blended professional learning that connects extended day and traditional school systems around Universal Design for Learning and Multi-Tiered Systems of Support.  $200,000
Teach Plus Incorporated Santa Clara To support the creation of a network of teacher leaders, engaged in continuous practice improvement for accelerating student success in the Common Core across Santa Clara county.  $25,000
    Total  $1,362,567