Temple Education Foundation

The Temple Education Foundation announces the 2021 Distinguished Alumni honorees: Earl Nottingham and Amanda Coots

The Temple Education Foundation (TEF) is proud to honor Earl Nottingham (class of 1972) and Amanda Coots (class of 2001). These two individuals are being recognized for their distinct career paths that took them to exciting vocations around the state of Texas and beyond. A 1972 Temple High School graduate, Earl Nottingham is considered one

A new $5,000 grant aimed to enhance a Temple High School liberal arts teacher professional development to be presented on Friday, Mar 25, 2022. The grant was given to theTemple Education Foundation by 1949 THS graduate, Boyd Taylor.

The TEF Innovative Teaching grant program is a hallmark of the Temple Education Foundation. For 30 years, TEF has been supporting TISD teachers by encouraging them to dream big for their classrooms. The TEF Grant chairperson, Sharon Williams, explained “Innovative Teaching Grants strives to be a springboard for innovative ideas that teachers otherwise would not

Temple, TX – 14 teachers from Temple High School, Western Hills, Kennedy-Powell, Cater, Garcia, and Meredith-Dunbar Early Childhood Center will be surprised on Wednesday of their funded grants from TEF. Over $23,000 will be given this spring to teachers at 6 campuses.

The TEF Grant Patrol will to inform TISD staff of their awarded grants on Wednesday, February 9, 2022. Below are summaries of a two of the grants being awarded this month. Ryan Boutwell from Temple High School athletics is receiving a grant for a technology training tool the Vmaxpro sensors. These sensors will be used

The Temple Education Foundation announces the 2020-2021 Distinguished Alumni Honorees: local philanthropist, Allison Dickson; dedicated educator, Cornelius Carl “C.C.” Sampson, and NBA star, Brian Skinner

Due to Covid-19, TEF has postponed the Annual Distinguished Alumni Event until sometime in the spring. Despite the delay of the event, the Temple Education Foundation hopes to celebrate the Distinguished Alums all year long. Allison Dickson, Temple High School class of 1998, has not only overcome many obstacles in her life, she has triumphed

Temple High School Class of 1970 becomes the first class ever to endow a scholarship with the Temple Education Foundation

Temple High School Class of 1970 becomes the first class ever to endow a scholarship with the Temple Education Foundation The Temple Wildcats Class of 1970 has given an endowed scholarship to the Temple Education Foundation to celebrate their 50th Class reunion. An unprecedented amount is being given to the Temple Education Foundation and it

Temple Education Foundation Awards over $115,000 in Scholarships to Temple High School Graduating Seniors

On Monday, May 18, 2020 at 6:00 P.M. Temple High School hosted a virtual Awards Ceremony to announce the Class of 2020 scholarship recipients. Along with scholarships sponsored by the high school were 42 general, named, and endowed scholarships made possible through the Temple Education Foundation (TEF). TEF’s mission is “maximizing opportunities for all students

The Callaway Foundation gifts addition funds, totaling $40,000 for 2020 scholarships

The Temple Education Foundation (TEF) was presented with $26,000 from the Callaway Foundation at the Temple Education Foundation’s Distinguished Alumni Event this past October. This money, along with other funds from a previous scholarship from the Callaway Foundation, will be awarded to 2020 Temple Independent School District (TISD) graduating seniors.  A total of eight $5,000

2019 Distinguished Alumni Event raises nearly $160,000

On Thursday, October 24, 2019, The Temple Education Foundation (TEF) hosted the annual Distinguished Alumni Event, honoring four individuals who have made significant contributions to the Temple community and the students and families of TISD.  Honored that evening were Mr. Thomas Baird (Temple High School, class of 1971), Dr. Sonjanette Crossley (Meridith-Dunbar High School, class