2015-08-05 14.03.20

TEF & Cargill Cares!

TEF is grateful for our sustaining partner, Cargill!  Cargill has been working to enrich and enhance education in Tooele County for several years now, and as TEF’s largest donor they make a significant difference to students, teachers, and communities. Cargill recently donated $30,500 to TEF to sustain existing programs and create new ones throughout our district.[…]

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TEF & Tooele Transition

Tooele Education Foundation and their partner, Tooele Valley Rotary Club,  were thrilled to sponsor the Tooele Transition Recognition Dinner on January 28th.  One of our favorite events of the year, this dinner honors local businesses that work with Tooele Transition to provide training and paid jobs for 18-22 year-old disabled students. Kristen Linares, TCSD Transition[…]

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TEF & Hope Squads

A quick reminder to school and community members of the upcoming suicide prevention training, January 19. You can find information and registration at www.tooelecity.org. In support of our community, TCSD secondary schools are also working to increase suicide awareness.  One way schools are doing this is through Hope Squads, a peer-to-peer training program from Hope4Utah.[…]

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A Million $ Donation

TEF is thrilled to announce their new partnership with Utah-based company, Stampin’ Up!  Stampin’ Up! is a 23-year-old, multimillion-dollar, direct-sales company that offers an exclusive line of decorative rubber stamp sets and accessories for home décor, greeting cards, craft projects and scrapbooking–that means lots and lots of creative materials and art supplies. Raelene Allen, from[…]

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TEF Says: Vote YES!

The Tooele Education Foundation Board, along with TESPA, TEA, and Tooele PTA encourage all citizens to vote YES on the TCSD bond at the November 3 election.  Voting YES on the bond means safer schools, upgraded technology, better athletic facilities, prime locations for future schools, and neighborhood schools for all TCSD students! If you have questions about[…]

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2015 Utah Watercolor Society Exhibit

The TEF Traveling Art Exhibits continue with the 2015 Utah Watercolor Society at Grantsville Junior High School, October 5 – November 2, 2015. This is a great opportunity for members of the community to view first-class art without leaving the Tooele Valley! There will be nine exhibits in the 2015-2016 school year, and each will feature[…]

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Traveling Art Exhibit at East Elementary

The TEF Traveling Art Exhibits begin today at East Elementary with the World of the Wild exhibit. This is a great opportunity for members of the community to view first-class art without leaving the Tooele Valley!  There will be nine exhibits in the 2015-2016 school year, and each will feature a unique art theme and artist(s).  Check this[…]

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2015-2016 Traveling Art Exhibits

Block Print by Everett Ruess TEF is proud to announce the Traveling Art Exhibit schedule for the 2015-2016 school year. Each year, TEF sponsors several traveling art exhibits in partnership with the Utah Division of Arts and Museums. This year, nine TCSD schools will host the exhibits, providing a great opportunity for students and the[…]

2015-08-05 14.06.02

Back-to-School Community Closet

Recently, TEF was happy to partner with Cargill to provide almost 800 backpacks and school supplies for children at the annual Back- to-School Community Closet, August 7-8 at Blue Peak High School.  Besides backpacks and supplies, members of the community “shopped” the Community Closet, which included free, gently-used clothing and shoes, free hygiene products, and free[…]