The Blount County Education Foundation Address: P. O. Box 603, Oneonta, AL 35121
The Blount County Education Foundation was created in November of 1998 with the mission to promote academic excellence in Blount County Schools. From then until now, the Foundation, due to the tremendous support of the Blount County community, has awarded over $2.5 million dollars to the schools through its various projects!
Projects include: the classroom grant program, after school tutoring, summer camps and library hours, library enhancement, honoring the Blount County Teachers of the Year, the Scholars Bowl program, the Spelling Bee, the Math Tournament, the Youth Leadership Development Program,, recognizing the National Board Certified Teachers, resources for at-risk learners, and more!
Summer Camps and Summer Library Programs Registration Forms have been distributed to the students at each school. Registration is now open. Click on "Summer Program Information" in the list to the left to see registration directions.
SPECIAL PROJECT FOR PENNINGTON: The Blount County Education Foundation has established the J. B. Pennington Special Project Fund to support the replacement of the library media center and classroom resources destroyed during the fire of 3/21/2017. These funds will be designated to help replace the many teaching and learning resources lost during the fire. Donations may be mailed to BCEF (P. O. Box 603, Oneonta, AL 35121), hand delivereded to BCEF (204 Second Avenue East, Oneonta, AL 35121) or on-line (PayPal button at the bottom of this page.)Donations may be made to Blount County Education Foundation and designated to J. B. Pennington Special Project for Resources. All donors will receive donation acknowledgements.
2016 Radiothon, Thursday, September 22, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on WCRL Radio!!! Thank you so much for your WONDERFUL support!!! The grand total was $302,983!!!!!! THANK YOU!!! THANK YOU!!! THANK YOU!!!
The Midsummer Night's Run/Event presented by Hometown Bank will be Saturday, August 12th!! Mark you calendars!
Classroom Grant Awards were announced on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. on WCRL Radio!
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The mission of the Blount County Education Foundation is to promote academic excellence in Blount County Schools.