Congratulations to California Casualty’s 2021 Music and Arts Grant Recipients

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — After cautious consideration of almost 500 purposes, California Casualty has designated 142 faculties all through the nation as 2021 Music and Arts Grant awardees.

California Casualty’s Music and Arts Grant program receives purposes year-round. To be thought of for a 2022 award, educators at public Ok-12 faculties can apply for a $250 Music and Arts Grant at

The significance of arts schooling cannot be overstated.

The recipients, representing 29 states, demonstrated a robust monetary want that aligned with the aim of this system – to maintain music and humanities in faculties.

Arts and music applications have lengthy been proven to boost college students’ crucial pondering expertise, foster creativity and enhance their focus, motivation and confidence. With COVID-19 nonetheless having an influence on communities and faculties, the humanities proceed to play a crucial position in serving to youngsters categorical themselves, join with one another, course of stress, and keep engaged of their ever-changing studying setting.

California Casualty’s $36,000 in grants will give extra college students an opportunity to study music, act in a faculty play, or hone their inventive abilities all through the 2021-2020 tutorial yr.

“The significance of arts schooling cannot be overstated,” mentioned California Casualty Assistant Vice President Brian Goodman. “We’re proud that we will help lecturers present extra artistic alternatives for college students and faculties.”

The 142 grants* of $250 every will present monetary help for efforts comparable to:

  • Creation of a Sound Backyard outdoors the college constructing. An immersive sound expertise combining devices and climate
  • Rotating lecture rooms artwork class. “Messy Mat” trays so college students can defend desks and carpet from paint, water colour, clay, and glue
  • Scholar-assembled PPE kits and protecting face shields for varsity play
  • To restore and substitute damaged elementary faculty classroom devices
  • On the spot Cameras to show college students about pictures and nonetheless life artwork
  • Cloth to make Mariachi Skirts for the state of Jalisco for a 50-student Mexican Folklorico Dance group
  • Music Remedy Class for college students with Autism
  • Drama Division supplies for the set, scripts, and costumes

California Casualty’s Music and Arts Grant program receives purposes year-round. To be thought of for a 2022 award, educators at public Ok-12 faculties can apply for a $250 Music and Arts Grant at Candidates should be a present member of the state NEA affiliate or one of many different collaborating educator associations together with ACSA, CASE, COSA, KASA, NASA or UASSP.

*2021 Music and Arts Awardees by State

Previous Shell Street Magnet College, Cell
Onerous Elementary College, Bessemer Metropolis
Kids Middle College, Montgomery
Scarborough Mannequin Center College, Cell

Bush Elementary College, Mesa
Cactus Wren Elementary College, Phoenix

Bachrodt Elementary College, San Jose
Bidwell Jr. Excessive College, Chico
Cesar Chavez Center College, Union Metropolis
Costano College of the Arts, East Palo Alto
Grossmont Excessive College, El Cajon
Hooker Oak College, Chico
Lorenzo Manor Elementary College, Hayward
Martin Luther King Jr. Center College, Hayward
Merrill F. West Excessive College, Tracy
Neutra Elementary College, Lemoore
Oakland Excessive College, Oakland
Parkview Elementary College, Chico
Redwood Elementary College, Fort Bragg
Sem Yeto Continuation Excessive College, Fairfield
Shasta Elementary College, Chico
Summit Constitution Intermediate Academy, Porterville
Baldwin Park Excessive College, Baldwin Park
Edison Elementary College, San Diego
Ellen Ochoa Studying Middle, Cudahy
Ellington College, Covina
Emilie Ritchen Elementary College, Oxnard
Hillcrest Excessive College, Riverside
Juan Lagunas Soria Elementary College, Oxnard
Oaks Center College, Ontario
Orange Vista Excessive College, Perris
Serrano Center College, MontclairSkyline North Elementary College, Barstow
Winery Elementary College, Templeton

Choices Secondary Program, Littleton
Denison Montessori College, Denver
Westminster Excessive College, Westminster
Rose Stein Worldwide Elementary College, Lakewood
Frederick Excessive College, Frederick
Laredo Center College, Aurora
Peyton Excessive College, Peyton

Classical Research Magnet Academy, Bridgeport
Warren Harding Excessive College, Bridgeport
Glastonbury East Hartford Magnet College, Glastonbury
Irving Robbins Center College, Farmington
Verplanck Elementary College, Manchester

Southern Elementary College, New Fortress

Varsity Lakes Center College, Lehigh Acres
Ronald McNair Magnet Center College, Rockledge
West Hialeah Gardens Elementary College, Hialeah Gardens

Joplin Elementary College, Boise
Ponderosa Elementary College, Meridian
Victory Center College, Meridian
Seltice Elementary College, Put up Falls
Northside Elementary College, Sandpoint

Channing Memorial Elementary College, Elgin
Gallatin County CUSD 7, Junction
Pawnee Grade College, Pawnee
Oakdale Elementary College, Regular

Lakeland Jr. Sr. Excessive College, LaGrange
Oakland Excessive College, Lafayette
Jonas E. Salk Elementary College, Merrillville
Mt Tabor Elementary College, New Albany
Take a look at Intermediate College, Richmond

AGWSR Center College, Wellsburg
Le Mars Center College, Le Mars
West Excessive College, Sioux Metropolis
Fort Madison Center College, Fort Madison

Schilling Elementary College, Salina
Larned Excessive College, Larned
Bertram Caruthers Elementary College, Kansas Metropolis

Indian Path Elementary College, Louisville
Ft. Wright Elementary College, Ft. Wright
Henry Co Excessive College, New Fortress

Baker Center College, Baker

Boothbay Area Excessive College, Boothbay Harbor

Overlea Excessive College, Baltimore
Lutherville Laboratory Tech College, Lutherville
Holabird Center College, Dundalk
Drew-Freeman Center College, Suitland

Clinton Park Elementary College, Clinton

Locust Road Expressive Arts Elementary College, Columbia
Belvidere Elementary College, Grandview
Liberty Excessive College, Lake Saint Louis
Meramec Heights Elementary College , Arnold

Grand Island Public Faculties, Grand Island

New Hampshire
Southside Center College, Manchester

New Jersey
Lincoln Center College, Kearny
Cliffside Park College #4, Cliffside Park
Washington Road Elementary College, Toms River
Pine Hill Center College, Pine Hill
Glenfield Center College, Montclair
Dale Avenue College, Paterson
Union Metropolis Excessive College, Union Metropolis
Samuel S Yellin College, Stratford
Excessive Level Regional Excessive College, Sussex
Kittatinny Excessive College, Newton
Winfield College, Winfield
Hooper Ave Elementary, Toms River

New Mexico
Belen Center College, Belen

Tri-Valley Excessive College, Dresden
Chieftain Elementary College, Logan
Rittman Elementary College, Rittman
Thoreau Park Elementary College, Parma
Valley Forge Excessive College, Parma Heights

Nice Valley Elementary College, Gresham
Whitworth Elementary College, Dallas

Southwest Center College, Studying
McDowell Intermediate Excessive College, Erie
Royersford Elementary College, Royersford
Bensalem Excessive College  , Bensalem
Donegan Elementary College, Bethlehem

Management Preparatory Constitution College, Memphis

Springdale Elementary College, Springdale

Komachin Center College, Lacey
Columbia River Elementary College, Pasco
Edwin Markham Elementary College, Pasco
Centennial Center College, Spokane Valley
Hudson’s Bay Excessive College, Vancouver
OSD Preschool , Othello
Napavine MS/HS, Napavine
Everson Elementary College, Everson
Prune Hill Elementary College, Camas
Burnt Bridge Creek Elementary College, Vancouver
Auburn Excessive College, Auburn
Riverbend Elementary College, Spokane Valley
Horizon Center College, Spokane Valley
College Elementary College , Spokane
Spruce Elementary, Lynnwood
Edmonds Heights K12 College, Edmonds
5 Mile Prairie College, Spokane
Glacier Center College, Seatac
Pioneer Elementary College, Gig Harbor
Hilltop Elementary College, Seattle
Birney Elementary College, Tacoma
Southern Heights Elementary College, Seattle
Fawcett Elementary College, Tacoma
Silverdale Elementary College, Silverdale
Olympic Excessive College, Bremerton
Martin Luther King Elementary College, Vancouver

Midwest College, Midwest
Worland Excessive College, Worland  

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