Student News Site of Harvest Middle School

Eyes of the Hawk

Harvest IB Grant Funding

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






You may have heard that Harvest Middle School has become an IB school if you read our story Harvest Goes International.

Becoming an IB school comes with a lot of advantages such as integrating technology into the classroom and also a huge IB magnet grant. Three million dollars were given to three Napa schools Pueblo Vista, Harvest Middle School, and Napa Junction by the Federal Government. This grant has help HMS student tremendously improve their technology skills and letting them explore new ways of learning.

The grant has been used to buy dozens of new computers, 15 seventy-inch Sharp T.V’s to replace outdated video projectors, a Toon Boom animation lab, and much more to come.

Harvest has approximately 700 students and more than 55 percent are low-income. The middle school also is in Program Improvement, which — as designated by the federal No Child Left Behind legislation — requires schools to take corrective measures to help students perform better. The grant funding should go a long way to help.

The remaining four middle schools in Napa will also be getting their own computers and new programs, but those schools are receiving assistance from the New Tech Network and NapaLearns.

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment

The Hawk staff reserves the right to edit or delete any comments we deem inappropriate. Please refrain from negative personal comments, but please tell us if you like something you read or see something that could be better.

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    International Baccalaureate

    Magnet Funds Provide Tech and Image Upgrades

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    International Baccalaureate

    World Traveled IB Student Visits Harvest

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    International Baccalaureate

    Harvest Hawks Go to Washington Conference

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    International Baccalaureate

    Harvest Goes International!

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    Student Life

    This Year’s Favorite Classes at HMS

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    GRAMMAR PRACTICE

    GRAMMAR PRACTICE

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    Special Report

    Hurricanes and Global Warming

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    News

    The Biggest Technology Change at Harvest Yet!

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    News

    Sixth Grade Field Day

  • Harvest IB Grant Funding

    Journalism Practice Activities

    Journalism Class Online Research

Student News Site of Harvest Middle School
Harvest IB Grant Funding