News & Announcements
The National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization (NAITCO) has selected the Community Agricultural Partnership at Summit (CAPS) as the recipient of its 2023 Partnership in Agricultural Literacy (PAL) Award.
CAPS was selected for its innovative effort to use an agricultural focus to expand student learning and meet the needs of the whole child. CAPS is committed to cultivating lifelong learners and informed citizens with respect and appreciation for conservation, agriculture, and the outdoor environment.
The Foundation and Pennsylvania Farm Bureau celebrated CAPS on May 25 in the school’s outdoor classroom. View photos from the May 25th event.
Summit Elementary School students recently participated in an assembly with the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania.
Ms. Heilman-Houser's second grade class at Summit received an aquaponics system from an Intag Aquaponics grant through the IU.
Butler Area School District's Kennywood Day is June 17, 2023
The Grable Foundation Board of Trustees and Pennsylvania Deputy Secretary of Education, Dr. Jeff Fuller, as well as Special Advisor to the Deputy Secretary, Dr. Carrie Rowe recently visited Butler Area School District.
Believe it or not, it is time to start thinking about kindergarten enrollment for the 2023–2024 school year. If you have a child who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2023, it is time to contact your neighborhood school. If you know a kindergarten-aged child in your neighborhood, please share this information with their parents.
Visit our Kindergarten Registration page for more information.