FACES TIME: What's Going On

  • Congratulations!

    The FACES board extends congratulations to the writers of the 70 grants representing all eleven schools that will be funded during the 2016-2017 school year.  A special congratulations to the teachers below who had the highest scores in their respective schools.  Two of the grants below will be awarded the Carol Pittard and the Dianne Wilson Awards at our spring reception.  These grants are made possible through the generosity of the parents, teachers and community of Auburn City Schools!

    Beverly Adams, Going Buggy with Creepy Crawlers, Auburn Early Education Center
    Alexis Barry and Courtney Bass,
    Oil Spill Engineers, Wrights Mill Road Elementary
    Shannon Brandt,
    Choose Your Own Adventure: History Comes Alive with Historical Fiction, Yarbrough Elementary School
    Laura Crowe,
    Red Rover, Red Rover, Bring Colonization to Mars Right Over, Auburn Junior High
    Rob Lyda,
    Read to Me and Sing to Me: Making Cross-Curricular Connections Using Traditional Childrens’ Song Tales, Cary Woods Elementary
    Kristina Passi,
    Honoring 9/11, Drake Middle School
    Betty Schiffer and Julie Wentworth,
    Tiger Mocha, Auburn High School
    Missy Shumate and Donna Stark,
    Suit Up for Sentence Surgery: Grammar Analysis and Writing Using Mentor Texts, Pick Elementary
    Lauren Tyson and Chad Jordan,
    Go, Move, and Measure Like a Pro, Dean Road Elementary
    Kristi Weeks, Anne Busbin, and Amber DeBlanc,
    It Takes a Village: A Field Trip Through the Loveliest Village on the Plains, Richland Elementary
    Bruce Zutter, and Teresa Schier,
    Polymers for the Planet, Ogletree Elementary


FACES (Foundation for Auburn's Continuing Enrichment in Schools) is the Foundation organization partnering with Auburn City Schools to provide resources for innovative classroom opportunities for students.


    December 1st: FACES Board Meeting

    February:  FACES Reception for Grant Winners and ACS Teachers of the Year

    Spring:  Boda Geta Barbeque

    The Carol Pittard Award and the Dianne Wilson Award will be given to the top grant writers for 2016-2017.  FACES is proud to honor the legacy of these ladies through creative and innovative classroom instruction.