Thank you for your
interest and enthusiasm in applying for these funds. It is our
intention to guarantee that the students of West Islip receive the
best academic and extracurricular enhancements and we will do our very
best to meet the needs requested in these applications.
Approved proposals will be made on a per pupil basis per
Please be creative with your requests. If your idea
meets the criteria outlined, there is a very good possibility that it
may be funded. Unique programs which serve as an academic or cultural
enrichment to students are good examples of something which would be
looked upon favorably.
Funding cannot be used to support teaching salaries;
however, we may consider partial funding for a special short-term
project, which will require some financing in order for the teacher to
implement the idea effectively.
Based upon the cost of individual proposals and the
present cycle of payment being made by PAWS, several proposals per
building may actually be honored.
Please feel free to speak to any
PAWS board member about