Watauga Education Foundation Awards $29,055 in Classroom Grants!

Classroom grant recipients were recognized at the Dec. 11 Watauga County Board of Education meeting.

On Tuesday, November 14, our board was thrilled to deliver $29,055 in grant funds to 27 teachers across the county! These innovative and creative projects will benefit more than 3,800 students in the the Watauga County Public Schools. Learn more about the 2023-2024 Classroom Grant projects.

The 2023-2024 Watauga Education Foundation Classroom Grant Application is now open!

The Classroom Grants program is our largest allocation. Teachers submit applications for funds for projects that will directly benefit students through innovative and creative teaching methods. Granted funds are awarded in November.

Our teachers are redefining innovative classroom strategies and we are committed to supporting their bold new ideas. View the 2022-2023 Classroom Grant Recipients.


Application Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2023 at 5:00pm

2023 Shooting Stars Visual Arts Display and Reception

The Watauga Education Foundation invites you to join us on Friday, April 28 from 4:30pm – 7:00pm at the Jones House in Downtown Boone for the 2023 Shooting Stars Visual Arts Reception! This is a Free event.

The annual event features the artwork of students from the Watauga County Public School System. Selected artwork will be displayed at the Jones House for the entire month of April.