Magnet Foundation News: Spring 2014

The Magnet Foundation gave two awards for the first time this spring:

The Foundation also approved several grants:

  • $500 to support a commissioned composition for the Blair orchestra, which was performed at the AFI Silver Theater on Thursday, May 1st (Gazette)
  • $500 to buy textbooks for Mr. Rose's Discrete Math class
  • $125 to create Android and iOS Developer Accounts for the Smartphone Programming Club
  • $2,000 to register Montgomery County's American Regions Math League (ARML) Teams
  • $500 to support Blair's 2014 After-Prom
  • $200 to buy lunch for the Magnet student volunteers who called 8th grade girls who were accepted to the Blair Magnet
  • $3500 to help students and chaperones to attend the XSEDE Conference in Atlanta this summer