Grants

For the 2017/2018 academic year the NSEF funded was $13,767

  • Wheeler Library After School Club
  • Building Submarines & Careers
  • Audio Books for the Reading Room Readers
  • Visit by Santa Fe artist
  • All Night Graduation Party
  • Annual Yearbook

For the 2016/2017 academic year the NSEF funded was $1,808.61

  • Visualizing DNA Through Electrophoresis
  • Wheeler Farm and Garden Club
  • Farm and Garden Aquaponics

For the 2015/2016 academic year the NSEF funded was $2,308.61

  • 3rd Grade Microsoft Surface Tablets
  • Wheeler Library Summer Book Bags
  • Elementary School Garden
  • Chikumbuso Farm and Garden Aquaponics

For the 2014/2015 academic year the NSEF funded was $1,808.61

  • Visualizing DNA Through Electrophoresis
  • Wheeler Farm and Garden Club
  • Farm and Garden Aquaponics 

For the 2013/2014 academic year the NSEF funded was $18,611

  • Creating Digital Literacy
  • Chikumbuso Ladies’ Visit
  • Summertime Science at Wheeler Library
  • Uganda Children’s Choir
  • EPALs
  • iPads in the Kindergarten Classroom

For the 2012/2013 academic year the NSEF funded was $9,110

  • Smart Board
  • Middle School Summer Reading 
  • Wheeler Library Science Outreach 
  • Girls on the Run of Southeastern Connecticut 

For the 2011/2012 academic year the NSEF funded was $12,103.55

  • Wheeler Library Summer Reading 
  • One Book, One Region 
  • Love Reading with Playaways 
  • Preschool iPad Centers 
  • Custom Apparel Printing 

For the 2010/2011 academic year the NSEF funded was $18,415.59

  • Document Camera Stations
  • Reading Mentors
  • Kindles for Wheeler
  • Fitness Center
  • Let’s Read
  • Visitor’s Information Board
  • Macro-Invertebrate Electronic Field Guide
  • Wheeler Library

For the 2009/2010 academic year the NSEF funded was $3,170.19

  • Playaway Audio Books
  • Reading to Kindergarten
  • Virtual CHEM Lab
  • Middle School Lunch Time Book Clubs
  • Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center Hands On Science Enrichment

For the 2008/2009 academic year the NSEF funded was $20,627

  • Robotics in Technology Education
  • Serendipity Book Club
  • Wheeler Recording Studio
  • N.S. Elementary School Drama Club 2009 Production
  • Building in Kindergarten
  • Document Camera Stations
  • Money Matters
  • High School Apprentice Challenge Fourth Grade Re-enactor 

For the 2007/2008 academic year the NSEF funded was $20,563

  • Forensic package
  • NSEF purchase of LCD Projector
  • Chikumbuso Teacher visit
  • Reading A-Z
  • iPods in the Classroom
  • John Dahlsen visit
  • Marine Environment program given through the Mystic Aquarium

For the 2006/2007 academic year the NSEF funded was $14,474

  • Wheeler High School Book Club
  • What Is In Your Piggy Bank?
  • Wheeler Library’s Summer Reading Program
  • Wheeler Quilting Circle
  • One Book One Region

For the 2005/2006 academic year the NSEF funded was $14,396

  • Early Literacy Read At Home Project
  • Kindergarten In Space
  • Middle School Ceramic Tile Mural
  • Exploring Engineering Through the Submarine
  • Wheeler Library’s Summer Reading Program
  • Wheeler Traverse Wall
  • One Book One Region

For the 2004/2005 academic year the NSEF funded was $14,474

  • Alpha Smart Neo’s
  • North Stonington Elementary School Jogging Track
  • Exploring Engineering Through the Submarine $
  • Wheeler WAVES