Our senses are abuzz with excitement to see this NEEF Grant at Encino Park Elementary School in action. Multi-sensory environments have been shown to increase concentration, focus attention--all while improving creativity, social relations and communications. The various forms of fun and entertaining simuli help students concentrate and focus better. "By incorporating these multi-sensory materials into
On Tuesday, May 15, 2018 North East Educational Foundation (NEEF) took a night to say THANK YOU to the Partners in Education. The Partners in Education program connects businesses and community groups with schools to enrich student learning. Partners donate time, their expertise and services for the benefit of NEISD employees and students. Their support
The North East Educational Foundation’s (NEEF) 2018 Softball with the Superintendent was a big hit! Going on third year, the community event at the new North East Sports Park features a fun-filled softball game, along with plenty of food, and activities. The friendly competition featuring North East ISD leadership against six local organizations who purchased
The Roosevelt Community Garden, funded by a NEEF Grant, was the perfect spot for the Roosevelt High School Family Health and Wellness Fair. Members of the community gathered around the garden on April 18 to get important health and wellness information from various community and health organizations. Visitors were also able to see the assortment
There is a new challenge awaiting North East ISD students at the Sports Park off Wetmore Road. Student leaders from around the District were invited to check out the brand new Ropes Course. A ropes course is a challenging outdoor personal development and team building activity that helps foster cooperation, socialization and more, through trust-building
On March 22, the North East Educational Foundation (NEEF) joined more than 600 non-profits throughout south central Texas for a 24-hour period of giving, known as the Big Give. This year, NEEF invited campuses across the District to create fundraising pages and promote it to their communities. The incentive was that 75 percent of all
The 2018 North East Educational Foundation's Annual Starlight Gala, held on Feb. 23, was the most successful on record with over 650 in attendance and raising close to $200,000. The night was full of milestones, as this gala marks the first to be held at the Witte Museum Mays Center. The NEEF Gala raised funds
Longs Creek Elementary School's North East Educational Foundation grant from the spring of 2017 purchased consoles that are now connected to the weather station mounted on the roof of the campus. At the start of every day, student announcers check the weather conditions at Longs Creek. Using classroom consoles, students view graphs plotting inside and
LEE High School’s ‘Farm’ is starting to bloom thanks to the hard work and dedication of the members of the Garden Club and their sponsor, Sarah Nordman. Last year the North East Educational Foundation awarded LEE High School a NEEF Innovative Grant for more than $3,800 to purchase soil, tools, seeds and other garden supplies.
North East Educational Foundation (NEEF) Jerry Comalander’s Fore! the Kids Tournament teed off to raise funds for innovative grants throughout the district. A total of 150 golfers, representing 52 companies donated over $100,000 to the 12th annual golf tournament benefiting NEEF. The golfers played 18 holes at the Canyon Springs Golf Club on Friday, Sept.