Chino Valley Lions Club awards mini-grants to six CVUSD teachers

  • Six Chino Valley Unified School District teachers have received mini-grants from the Chino Valley Lions Club to fund special projects.

    Nuria Davis of Briggs Fundamental School in Chino was awarded up to $500 to purchase the musical play “Willy Wonka Kids.”

    Music teacher Karen Cuen received $500 to purchase ukuleles for a new ukulele club at Oak Ridge Elementary School in Chino Hills.

    Teachers Patricia Schultz and Laura Schlerf of Butterfield Ranch Elementary School in Chino Hills were granted $500  to purchase six copies of “The Wright Group” Sunshine Books for their small reading group of students.

    Patrick Lindsey of Woodcrest Junior High School in Ontario, was awarded $299 to purchase a wireless internet tablet to use in the science classroom at Woodcrest.

    Special education teacher Jennifer Marin received $277 to purchase a mini trampoline, sensory seat cushions, therapy putty, and hand fidget devices for an autism class at Country Springs Elementary School in Chino Hills.