STEM in the Real World is a unique Foundation series designed to bring home the concept that math matters in everyday life. The Foundation continues to bring speakers annually to either Highcrest or Wilmette Junior High School. (more…)
The Ray of Light Fund was designed to support and enhance inclusion efforts by encouraging positive, mutually respectful educational experiences to inspire students of all needs and abilities to learn alongside one another while fostering positive relationships. (more…)
The District 39 Educational Foundation sponsors cultural arts events for the community through the Sam Mikaelian Fine Arts Fund (SAM Fund). This special endowment was created in 1998 in honor of the retiring Wilmette superintendent’s 31 years of exceptional service to the district.