South High School Alumni Foundation,

 P.O. Box 1065, Pueblo, Colorado 81002

719-242-5620

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Grants/Disbursements

 

SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL

ALUMNI

FOUNDATION

 

Mission Statement

To recognize and honor alumni, to support existing programs while developing innovative initiatives and to uphold the institutional mission of South High School.

 

SHSAF Established:  January 2006

Cash and In-Kind Spending Estimate: Nearing $675,736

 

www.shsaf.org

email: shsfoundation@comcast.net

Mail address: P.O. Box 1065, Pueblo, CO 81002

719.242.5620

 

 

August 2018--July 2019

Teacher luncheon to start school year, $300

Refurbish portable cooler (parts, donated alumni labor) for gym, $130

Projects for Art, Science and Physical Education departments, $12,600

  (kiln, supplies for students to restore white horse), electronic measuring scales, 10 PE uniforms

  for needy students, mats for multipurpose exercise room)

Student buses to boys & girls state basketball tournaments, $400

Culture of Learning Award, $1,000

After Prom, $1,500

Rebuilt 1971 outbuilding cost donated (Rhonda & Jim Brunjak), $31,814

   (for bad weather use by baseball, softball, B&G golf, cheer/dance teams (replaced siding,          roofing, insulation, OSB board (paint by D60), heater, artificial turf)

    Electric setup, lights installed in outbuilding, $8,000

Letter jackets for needy students (6), $1,800

Principal’s Discretionary Fund (t-shirts for perfect attendance, 8th Grade Parents Night), $2,000

Replace 2 worn euphoniums & missing or worn drumline components, $8,232

Recover 4 athletic trainer tables with new pads and covers, $450

South courtyard, new hoses, $104

Key Club district convention, $450

Math 107/108 class (20 students take through PCC for graduation requirement), $1,500

Gift cards to encourage student testing attendance, $500

Yearbook for freshman Colt who attended 8th Grade Parent Night (2018)

                                                                                                  

YTD TOTAL = $70,855

 

August 2017--July2018

Teachers’ luncheon to start school year, $450

T-shirts for 8th Grade Open House, $350

Speech and Debate Club support, $1,000

Principal’s Discretionary Fund (buses to state football title game, etc.), $2,000

Principal’s Discretionary Fund (buses to state basketball tourneys: $1,250

South High swimming pool lane lines, $1,275

Culture of Learning Award, $1,000

Gift cards to support student testing attendance, $500

After Prom support, $1,000

Letter jackets (athletics, 12), $3,600

Letter jackets (DECA Club, 3), $900

Sports Hall of Fame, 3 gym wall display cases, $2,550

South High basketball program ad: $300

South High football program (Kathy West family donation): $300

South High basketball program (Kathy West family donation): $300

South High Vocal Music:  student fees (Christian Michael donation), $650

                     Disney trip, Jan/18, (Christian Michael donation), $1,500

                     Disney trip, Jan/18, (Angela McHardy Mazur donation), $500

South High Courtyard wall plates, sail shades, slag, trees fertilized, $4,530

     Courtyard pavers, silica sand, $5,533

     Courtyard sale shade poles w/Colt logo (Speken Iron & Metal), $518

     Courtyard welding hooks on shade poles (Justin Hasenack), $250

     Courtyard pavers dirt prep donated (Swerdfeger & Sons), $10,000

     Courtyard donated labor to install pavers (Doug Stout), $10,000

     Courtyard donated students, alumni labor (120 hours), $1,200

     Courtyard donations (over 3 years, Sun State Equipment), $950

7 Project, Student Character Assembly, $1,000

3 racks of Apple Chromebooks (90 tablets), $26,000 (Rhonda & Jim Brunjak)

Veterans Court of Honor, new flags for each branch of service flagpole, $150

South Football Team Golf Tournament, $350

                                                                                                   

YTD TOTAL = $79,906

 

 

August 2016---July 2017

Teachers’ luncheon to start school year, $450

Culture of Learning Award scholarship, $1,000

South Football Team Golf Tournament, $350

South High Key Club, convention cost, $1,000

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

10 annuals for needy students, $750

Pixalot (gym camera system to broadcast games/matches), $2,000

Buses to boys and girls state basketball tournaments, $850

Gift cards to boost student testing attendance, $500

After-prom, $1,000

New gym sound system, $1,000

90 Chrome books with 3 carts (Rhonda & Jim Brunjak donation), $26,000

Girls swim team warmup parkas, $1,500

DECA, 2 letter jackets, $600

Letter jackets for academics, band, athletics (16), $4,800

Speech/debate team, $500

Popcorn machine, special education students fundraiser (matching grant), $700

TOTAL = $45,000

August 2015-July 2016

Teacher lunch to begin school year, $500

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $1,000

 Courtyard bricks (Summit Brick Co.), $3,828

                Courtyard drain (labor/materials donated, (Swerdfeger & Sons), $10,000

                Courtyard expenses (Neil Woodward), $500

                Courtyard retention wall, $3,500

                Courtyard survey & labor donated (Dan Holmes), $1,800

                Courtyard walkway LED lights, Pueblo Electrics, $1,872

Freshman Success Parents Night, $300

Speech and Debate Club restart (seed money), $2,000

South Football Team Golf Tournament, $350

Letters for academic, band and athletic jackets, $1,000

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (16), $4,800

After Prom (host site and prizes), $1,650

Gift cards to support student testing attendance, $500

2017 Prom support for sophomores, $300

Summer musical, $250

                                                                                                   YTD TOTAL = $34,150

 

August 2014--July 2015

Teacher lunch to begin school year, $500

TI math calculators, $10,400

Courtyard laying bricks, “S” & prep work, DS Masonry, $3,500

Labor donated by DS (Doug Stout), $7,100

Dirt prep for bricks donated, (Swerdfeger, $15,000

CCI for courtyard (8 benches, 4 tables), $7,000

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

Band fundraising, 50-50 drawings, $2,000

Prior band student donations, $9,300

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (16), $4,800

Veterans Memorial flags (split cost with JROTC), $70

50-inch screen TV/monitor for football (Sharon & Keith Swerdfeger donation), $500

South musical, $2,500

Furniture for Media Center, $3,000

After Prom, $1,500

Summer musical, $250

PARC test incentives, $1,000

JROTC Raider team, $1,250

Pegasus printing, $450

Cannon Game pom-poms, $1,000

Football team shirts, shorts & golf tourney sponsorship, $2,100

School history video narrated by Dr. David Wilkerson, first principal, $750

 

YTD TOTAL = $75,970

 

August 2013--July 2014

Ray Miller scholarship, $500

Teacher lunch to begin school year, $400

Seed money for freshman class, $300

Open house for class representatives, $200

March band drumline uniforms, $150

Veterans Memorial flags (split cost with JROTC), $200

Letter jackets for academics, band, athletics (16 x $300), $4,800

Cheerleader uniform, $300

South musical, $2,500

After Prom, $1,500

TCAP incentives, $1,000

Special needs students dance, $250

TI math calculators (Dave Robb=$1,000, math class=$600), $1,600

TI calculators (Legacy Foundation donation), $10,000

TI math calculators, $16,250

Printing of Pegasus magazine, $1,000

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, (gold and silver cords for graduation), $1,000

Summer musical, $250

Ray Brunjak Counseling Center upgrade ($5,000 with family match), $10,000

                                                                                                 

YTD TOTAL = $52,200

 

August 2012--July 2013

Ray Miller scholarship, $500

Teacher lunch to begin school year, $550

Veterans Court flagpoles and flags, $3,000

         Concrete, labor donated by Phil Cullin, $2,800

         Final costs, $819

Plaque for Ray Brunjak Counseling Center, $400

50 iPads w/carts, 2 MacBooks donated (Rhonda & Jim Brunjak) $27,000

Hotel costs split, state band competition, $900

South vocal music program (Gershwin rights), $2,500

South marching band (music rights), $5,000

Letter jackets for academics, band, athletics (16), $4,000

After Prom, $1,500

Help restart girls’ soccer program, $2,500

TCAP incentives, $2,000

Larger state championship team photos, $250

30 iPads w/cart (Brunjaks donation), $21,400

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

Replenish Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

Buy 5-foot black colt to auction off at HOF banquet, $1,100

Cannon Game event in fall, $200

                                                                                                   

YTD TOTAL = $76,989

 

August 2011--July 2012

Ray Miller scholarship, $500

Teacher lunch to begin school year, $500

10 more iPads for teachers, $5,000

South mural on Arkansas River levee, $300

Principal’s Discretionary Fund for teacher copies, $3,000

iPad accessories, $2,500

Electronic upgrade to post Round-up newspaper online, $300

After Prom, $1,500

20 more iPads (w/cart), $7,980

Advanced Placement test fee waiver (37 students), $555

Colorado Grants Guide (all agencies), $185

App for teaching special needs students to grocery shop, $500

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (16), $4,000

South Football Team Golf Tournament, $350

4 sections of metal bleachers & picnic tables (donated Lowry AFB), $100,000

       2 mobile pro basketball standards (donated Lowry AFB), $2,000

       2 trips to move bleachers, etc., from Lowry to South, and donated by                    Swerdfegers & Sons, $3,000

5 more iPads, $2,500

                                                                                                 

YTD TOTAL = $134,170

 

August 2010--July 2011

Teacher BBQ lunch to begin school year, $900

Ray Miller scholarship, $500

Wessely Conference Room (20 padded chairs), $2,985

       (paint the room, sink, wall mural), $1,338

After Prom, $1,500

Career Fair, $500

Championship team banners for South gym, $1,000

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,500

Distance Learning Lab electronic equipment, $3,547

DLL clicker technology (40 units), $1,800

Cannon Game fireworks share, $750

South Hall of Fame banquet prep support, $1,500

10 iPads for teachers, $5,000

iMac for stage crew, $1,500

Glass basketball backboards, South gym, $4,496

Earth Day garden, $500

Veterans Memorial obelisk, $1,000

South Football Team Golf Tournament, $350

Foundation website update, $900

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (16 x $250), $4,000

                                                                                                   

YTD TOTAL = $36,566

 

August 2009--July 2010

Career Fair, $500

Bought and donated 2 pieces of art for South, $700

Cannon repainted (DS Paints donated labor, paint), $2,000

CSAP testing incentives, $1,500

Buses for state basketball tournaments, $1,000

Website renewal fees, $170

Website upkeep (Jeff Shay), $100

Ray Miller scholarship, $500

After Prom, $1,800

Mounts for classroom TVs, $1,475

T-shirts for Colt Connections (replaces LINK program), $500

L. Oringdulph, help with Colt Connections, $50

Replace 13 outside benches, fix/repaint giant horseshoe, (2009 class donation), $2,000

Gift certificates for teachers meeting, $25 x 4 = $100

Cannon Game fireworks share, $750

5013{c} non-profit status costs, $750

Sicilian Choir performance @ Carnegie Hall (many donations), $4,600

Wrestling mat (donation by Sharon & Keith Swerdfeger), $7,000

South musical, headsets, CSAP support and lunch, $5,685

Folklorico costumes for Spanish Club, $800

Gym repainted and wall padding, $2,500

Football team golf tourney, $250

Digital Scanner, Journalism Department, $2,300

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (16), $4,000

                                                                                                   

YTD TOTAL = $43,030

 

August 2008--July 2009

Career Fair, $500

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

Ray Miller scholarship, $500

Media Center art project, $500

Cannon Game fireworks, $750

Ads for Kids 1st bond initiative, $500

Holiday appetizers for retired teachers party, $150

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (16), $4,000

                                                                                                     YTD TOTAL = $8,900

 

August 2007--July 2008

Principal’s Discretionary Fund, $2,000

After Prom (matching grant), $1,500

Class of 1988 reunion mixer, $150

Partners in Education (at-risk sophomores/juniors), $500

South alumni stickers, $100

South musical, $2,000

LINK program (matching grant), $1,400

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (14 x $250), $3,500

                                                                                                   

YTD TOTAL = $11,150

 

January 2006--July 2007

Band uniforms, $4,200

Tech Club donation, website, $300

DECA fashion show, $50

After Prom (food), $300

Letter jackets for academics, band, dance/cheer, athletics (10), $2,500

                                                                                                     

YTD TOTAL = $6,850