we fund the following

teaching assistants

We ensure optimal teacher-student ratio and proper in-person learning support by funding teaching assistants in the classrooms.  

supplemental teaching supplies

We support teacher needs, leveled reading books, online learning tools, supplemental learning materials, classroom furniture, and more.


We support teachers and their desire to provide science education through inquiry-based, hands-on learning approach to science, technology, engineering, and math.  


We stay current with contemporary technology and purchase iPads, MacBooks, Chromebooks, and document cameras. 

assemblies and field trips

We support cultural, socio-emotional, and educational learning opportunities (on campus and off-campus) for our students.

professional development

We help teachers nurture teaching best practices through professional development including Readers and Writers Workshop, CGI Math, Socio-Emotional Learning, Gifted and Talented Training.


We support efforts to create and upkeep a beautiful, energetic, and healthy school environment for the best learning experience and enhanced socio-emotional belonging.

school supplies

We support the general needs of our teachers and school.


Have questions about what SBDES does or how the funds are used? Check out our FAQ sheet here!