The Limestone Learning Foundation funds special projects in our focus areas of Literacy & Numeracy, Science & Technology, the Arts, and Innovative Practices, which enhance educational opportunities for students in the Limestone District School Board.
To date, we have awarded $1.7 million to over 600 projects.
This page features information about recent and ongoing projects.
Sinclair Knits is a lunchtime knitting club for Junior students at R.G. Sinclair Public School. By knitting students develop their fine motor skills, numeracy skills, critical thinking and creativity. All of the pieces that the students knit are donated t
Startup@Sydenham is an innovative learning opportunity for grades 5-8 at Sydenham Public School designed to teach an entrepreneurial mindset and nurture students’ creative problem solving skills. Partnering with Innovate Kingston, a local initiative tha
The Happiness Project
The Happiness Project” focuses on female students in grades 5 and 6, exploring personal narratives through Art. Artistic journaling was used to guide students in the exploration of self-identity, challenging their own personal narrative and discovering
Space Tomatoes - J.R. Henderson PS
J.R. Henderson Public School was awarded $4,446 for its "Space Tomatoes" project. This bilingual project is part of the Canadian Space Agency Tomato-sphere project, a blind-test in which students compare and grow seeds from a variety of sources, including
Bike On - QECVI/Katarowki Aboriginal Scho
The Katarokwi Aboriginal School was awarded $1,100 for "Bike On" - an Aboriginal Active Transportation Mentorship Project. Students worked with Yellow Bike Action to repair their own bikes and build expertise so that they might pass this knowledge on to y
Puppet Literacy for All - Perth Road PS
Perth Road Public School was awarded $1,350 to support the development and creation of puppet characters to help students in Grades 5 and 6 bring literacy alive. Students will write scripts based on character education traits, design their corresponding p