Education Foundation of Lake County

The Education Foundation has been uniting our community in support of quality public education since 1987. The Educational Foundation of Lake County, Inc.

is a 501 (c)(3) that serves as the direct support organization for the Lake County Public School District. The foundation is autonomous from the school district but partners with the district to provide programs and services for all teachers and students in k-12. Formed in 1987, the foundation is managed by a voluntary board of community leaders that self–appoint. In keeping with state statute 100

Operating as usual

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 02/23/2024

It might be a little windy, but that didn’t stop our clay shooters from having a great time at our 5th Annual Scott A Strong Clay Shoot. The money raised from today’s event benefits the graduating seniors in Lake County Schools.

02/22/2024

Hey Lake County Schools Seniors, have you submitted your application yet? Be sure you are checking your email for correspondence from us. You must complete all of your follow-up items by March 1st to be eligible.

Check your application status at https://edfoundationlake.awardspring.com/

02/22/2024

There are only a few more weeks to register for our Lake County VexIQ Championship for Elementary and Middle school teams. Make sure you register your team before it's too late. Free admission and schools can bring a maximum of two teams.

Need help registering your school's team? Email [email protected] for the form.

02/21/2024

When everyone chips in, just a dollar adds up! Amscot’s Just a Dollar initiative supports local students by contributing to reading and scholarship programs. Next time you’re at Amscot, consider doing your part to help Florida’s students succeed!

Visit any of the four locations in Lake County to donate. To find your closest locations check here: https://www.amscot.com/locations.aspx

02/20/2024

Our Apple-Mart locations are open tomorrow for teachers to get some much needed school supplies! Come out between 3*-5pm to get some of the supplies your classroom needs.

Need a shopping card? Email us at [email protected] to get one today!

02/19/2024

We hope that everyone has a safe and Happy Presidents Day. Our office will be closed and reopen tomorrow, February 20th.

02/16/2024

There are only two more weeks for seniors to apply for our scholarships. Make sure to complete your entire application and any additional follow-up questions you're qualified for.

Check on your application by clicking here: https://edfoundationlake.awardspring.com/

02/15/2024

Join Amscot in celebrating Just a Dollar Month – donate just one dollar when you visit your local Amscot, and we’ll match it – up to $50,000! Contributions will go directly to scholarship funds in our local community.

Visit any of the four locations in Lake County to donate. To find your closest locations check here: https://www.amscot.com/locations.aspx

02/14/2024

Join us on March 2nd as we celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday! Come Tweetle Beetle Battle at Treadway Elementary or count Red Fish, Blue Fish at Triangle Elementary.

Register your student here: https://forms.gle/eneNqxqutLpUULu47

02/13/2024

Nothing says I love you like a new car for Valentine's Day but it will look even better with a new license plate! Did you know that every time you purchase or renew a Support Education license plate, $20 comes back to support our local Education Foundation? We LOVE to support our students and teachers!

Get yours at any of the 3 David W. Jordan Lake County Tax Collector offices.

02/12/2024

This Wednesday our Apple-Mart locations will be open from 3*-5pm for our teachers to shop before enjoying Valentine's Day. Come out and get those much needed school supplies to finish out the year strong!

Need an Apple-Mart shopping card? Email us at [email protected] to get one today!

02/09/2024

On Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 we will be hosting the Lake County VexIQ Championship for Elementary and Middle School students. Schools are welcome to register up to 2 teams for the competition, and its free admission to the public.

Want more information? Email us at [email protected] to get the registration form or for more information.

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 02/09/2024
Photos from Addition Financial Credit Union's post 02/08/2024

We love helping surprise the teachers and students across Lake County. What a great way to spend the afternoon. Thank you to our friends at Addition Financial Credit Union for all the wonderful things you do for our teachers!

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 02/08/2024

Students and families had a great time during our Sweetheart Day at Groveland Elementary and Lake Pointe Academy. Families are still able to register for our upcoming Sweetheart Day, this Saturday, February 10th at Seminole Springs Elementary.

Pre-register your student(s) here: https://forms.gle/1QHQg54KBX4KAZF69

02/07/2024

It’s Just a Dollar Month! To celebrate this initiative, Amscot is matching every dollar donated at its retail locations this month, up to $50,000, to help support students in our local community.

Visit any of the four locations in Lake County to donate. To find your closest locations check here: https://www.amscot.com/locations.aspx

02/06/2024

Have your students destroyed your classroom crayons? Come out to any of our three Apple-Mart locations to get some new ones. The school year isn't over, and we know you'll use them!

Don't have an Apple-Mart card? Email us at [email protected] to get one.

02/05/2024

We had an amazing time with cupid over the weekend at Groveland Elementary and Lake Pointe Academy. Join us this weekend at Seminole Springs Elementary for another great New Worlds Reading Imitative.

Register your student here: https://forms.gle/EYtzFeuz2xdaECKRA

02/02/2024

We named our Teacher of the Year last night, but our Rookie Teacher of the Year will be named at our Night of Stars event on March 5th. Congratulations to the Spelling Bee winners and thanks LSTV Digital for sharing the awesome news!

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 02/02/2024

We are excited to announce the 2025 Lake County Schools Teacher of the Year is Cindy Bellamy of Mount Dora High!

Congratulations to our other finalists Brittany Rudolph-Montgomery from Carver Middle School and Karen Kelly from Tavares High School.

Thank you to Jenkins Auto Group for providing our winner with a 2024 Honda Civic and all of our fantastic sponsors!

01/30/2024

Tomorrow is Apple-Mart day! Come out to any of our 3 locations to get some much needed school supplies. We know those students have been eating your pencils. Get some more before you run out.

Don't have an Apple-Mart card? Email us at [email protected] to get one!

01/26/2024

Thank you to the Charles B. and Mary M. McLin Foundation for providing $4000 to go towards the Criminal Justice program at Mount Dora High School. Students will gain hands-on experience while exploring careers in security, law enforcement, corrections and the courts, emergency services and law/legal services. Thank you for supporting our mission of powering public education!

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 01/25/2024

Today we surprised our 3 Rookie Teacher of the Year Finalists! We can’t wait to celebrate all of the Rookie Teachers and School-Related Employees of the Year on March 5th at our Night of Stars.

Congratulations to our Finalists for Rookie Teacher of the Year:
Haley Gozdowski at Eustis Elementary School
Courtney Campbell at Eustis Middle and
Jordan Rosenblatt at Windy Hill Middle

01/24/2024

Today marks the 100th day of school for teachers and students in your community. If you want to ensure they have all their needed resources, get this incredible license plate and put money directly in your local schools.

Get yours at any of the three David W. Jordan Lake County Tax Collector offices today!

01/23/2024

We're looking forward to having Lake County Schools teachers out to our 3 Apple-Mart locations tomorrow. Come get those much needed supplies for your classrooms.

Don't have an Apple-Mart card? Email us at [email protected] to get one.

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 01/18/2024

This morning Kacey spoke to seniors at Umatilla High School about the scholarships we have. The students were amazing and asked some really great questions!

Want to have Kacey speak to your senior students about scholarships? Email her at [email protected] to set up a time.

01/16/2024

Did you know we offer free school supplies to the teachers of Lake County Schools? Teachers are able to come to any of our three locations (Leesburg, Mascotte, or Eustis) and shop for the supplies they need for their classrooms.

Need a card? Email us at [email protected] to get one.

Photos from Education Foundation of Lake County's post 01/11/2024

We had a blast at the Portillo's - Clermont, FL opening earlier this week. What a great way to spend some time in the community and have a yummy lunch!

Thank you to our board president, Lori, and board member Kristy, who helped us out last month collecting donations while they had their soft opening. Portillo’s matched up to $5,000 which means that over $10,000 came back to support education.

01/09/2024

Teachers, do you need some new school supplies now that the semester has started? Come to any of our three Apple-Mart locations and get those much needed supplies.

Don't have an Apple-Mart card? Email us at [email protected] to get one.

Sweetheart Day | Free literacy event 01/08/2024

Join us next month for a SWEET day! Books and meals provided to those who sign up and attend. This is part of a partnership with UF and New Worlds Reading Initiative. We hope to see you there!

Sweetheart Day | Free literacy event JOIN US FOR A SWEETHEART DAY Join us for a family and community event, hosted by the Education Foundation of Lake County in partnership with the Lastinger Center for Learning at the University of Florida. Meals are provided to all who attend! We are proud to support New Worlds Reading Initiative,

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