Through the generous donations and fundraising events held throughout the year, the FFO is able to run an exceptional organization that is a model for enrichment, collaboration, and service. In 2022-2023, the FFO had an operating budget of over $270,000, 95% of which went right back to our students, staff, and community! Here is a break down of how your valuable donations were spent to support Jerabek.
|Welcome/Teacher Appreciation||Hospitality luncheons, Teacher and Staff gifts, etc.|
|Program and Event Costs||Math & Science Nights, Garden Club, Running club, Read Across America|
|Art Corps||Art Corps art lessons for all students|
|Professional Learning||Staff training and development|
|Administrative Costs||Accounting & banking fees, insurance, website, supplies, Student Council|
|Online Learning Support||Seesaw, Clever Apps, etc.|
|STEAM Lab||On-staff STEAM Coordinator, lab supplies, upgrades on technology|
|Classroom and Grade Level Grants||Grants to individual classrooms and grade levels|
|Targeted Intervention||Additional staff working with students in small groups to support academic advancement|
|Student Supplies||Folders, agendas/calendars, Engage NY math workbooks|
|Community Events||Movie Night, Jerabek Jubilee, Ranch Roundup|
|Campus Aides and Library Staff||Two library staff and multiple campus aides|
|Fundraising Events||Pledge Drive, Jog-a-thon, Spring Fling, Book Fair|
The information above does not include projects that the FFO sponsors at cost, such as the yearbook, spirit-wear and library expenses.
All of this is only possible with the dedicated help and support of so many who donate their time, energy, and love. To all the parents, families, business sponsors, staff, and community members who support our school, THANK YOU for your generous donations! Your support helps our children and school community thrive!