$38,502 in 2020 Collaborative Grants Distributed at Convocation

On Friday, August 7th, the LEEF team shared the 2020 collaborative grant recipients during Leander ISD’s virtual Convocation event. With the help of these 9 grants totaling $38,502, Leander ISD staff received resources for professional development in creating equitable workshop-based classrooms that serve diverse student populations, culturally relevant texts, culinary…

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Meet the Board – Marisa Jarmon

American Constructors LEEF Board Member

“Nothing is more important than giving children access to a quality education and providing teachers with the necessary resources for their very important job of cultivating the next generation.” Name: Marisa JarmonCompany: American ConstructorsTitle: Marketing Manager Marisa is the Marketing Manager for American Constructors, a local construction manager/general contractor that…

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LEEF receives $50,000 Moody Foundation grant award

Leander ISD Staff Welcome Back Event

We are pleased to announce that our Leander Educational Excellence Foundation (LEEF) has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Moody Foundation. This grant supports mental healthcare opportunities for our students.  “This grant award from The Moody Foundation is important to us because the mental health of each member of our LISD family…

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LEEF supports Leander ISD entrepreneurial programs

Leander ISD Students

LEEF currently supports the INCubatoredu program at Vista Ridge High School and Vandegrift High School. We’re excited to help expand the opportunity to students in middle and elementary school this upcoming school year. The Uncharted Learning programs provide a student entrepreneurial experience with “the entrepreneurial content, skills and knowledge, behaviors,…

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