Black History Club Day of History
The Black History Club will travel to Boston for a walking tour of the Black
Heritage Trail and a visit to the Museum of African-American History. Grant funds will help defray transportation
and ticket costs.
Advisor: Marlena Cosenza
The SHS Cheerleading Squad’s grant will
help to pay for new pom-poms.
Girls' Lacrosse Alumni Game Day
Advisor: Becky Moisan
The Girls' Lacrosse Team has planned its second annual Alumni Game Day. Grant funds will
help pay for refreshments and related expenses.
Advisors: Shari Fox and Kris Cobb
in high school art classes have created illustrations for a book. Grant money will be used to print and
bind 22 copies, which will be presented to the third-grade classes in the district.
Advisor: Jane Roddy
Students in the Introduction to Photography class learn how to take pictures, develop their own film, make contact
sheets, and print their own photographs. Grant funds will be used to purchase an additional camera.
Jobs for Bay State Graduates
Student Applicant: Fady Ghobrial
Jobs for Bay State Graduates
is a school-to-career program that prepares students for life after high school. Grant money will help
defray costs of attending the JBSG Career Conference in April.
Connecting with a Global World
Media Specialist: Claire Donovan
Materials purchased to supplement the library media center’s collection will focus on world events and global
Model United Nations
Advisor: Jennifer Gaudet
Student Applicant: Mary Rocheleau
UN was started four years ago by students with a strong interest in diplomacy and foreign affairs. Grant
funds will help defray costs of participating in conferences.
Advisor: Kathleen Floyd
NEAT strives to make new students feel comfortable and welcomed into the SHS community. Student
volunteers provide orientations, tours, introductions, and company at lunch. Grant funds will help defray
the cost of SuperFan t-shirts for the new students.
Advisor: Erica Pratt
Members of the Outdoors Club are planning a Spring Overnight trip, to include teambuilding activities, a focus
on safety, and adherence to the “leave no trace” philosophy of outdoor recreation. Grant funds
will help defray transportation and other expenses.
Advisor: Linda Mongiat
Student Applicant: Lingke Wang
induction is the subject of Lingke Wang’s Senior Exhibition. Funds will help defray the cost of materials
Advisor: Pamela LeBlanc
Students will be invited to participate in the design and planning of a large-scale permanent sculpture for the
grounds of SHS. Grant money will cover the fee of a consulting artist and provide materials for construction
of small-scale models.
Speech & Debate Team
Advisor: Sara Ahern
Student Applicant: Rachel Snook
Speech and Debate Team has 72 members who are learning the art of performance, oration, and debate. Grant
money will help defray the cost of transportation to the many tournaments which the members attend each year.
U.S. Academic Decathlon
U.S. Academic Decathlon unites students of varied learning and academic achievement
levels while expanding the general knowledge of the participants. Grant funds will help pay for transportation,
study materials, and participation in competitions.
Shari Fox and Kris Cobb
A Visiting Artists will spend a day at SHS, giving presentations
and conducting workshops for many of the art students.
Words of Wisdom
Advisor: Patricia Degon
This grant will enable the High School Health
Education Department to purchase “Project Wisdom: Helping Students Make Wiser Choices.”
2008 - 2009 Student Grant Recipients