Iberville Foundation for Academic Excellence presents grants to IES
Iberville Elementary School announced teachers who were recipients of competitive grants from Iberville Foundation for Academic Excellence recently. The awards will be used for classroom teaching materials. Shown with the winners are Iberville Elementary School Principal Delores Thibodeaux, (second from left) and Eunice Trent, of Iberville Foundation for Academic Excellence (far right). Capturing the awards were (left to right) Wanda Nelson, $750; Laura Darling, $750 grant; and Hedwig "Heddie" Carville, $2000 School Impact grant to be used for all students at Iberville Elementary. The foundation provides financial help to Iberville Parish Schools through its Grants For Teachers program, which provides funding for innovative and creative projects to promote academic excellence in the classroom, therefore enriching relationships with students and teachers. The funds are from the proceeds of a trust donated by various business and industries in the Iberville area.