P.O. Box 684 - Bernardsville - New Jersey - 07924
The Somerset Hills Education Foundation’s (SHEF) mission is to promote and provide educational opportunities through innovative programs and projects for the benefit of the students of The Somerset Hills School District.
During the 2015-2016 year, trustees worked with school administration to choose the Arts as the focus area for funds. Below is the breakdown of the donation SHEF gave to the district using proceeds from the Chili Cook Off:
School Amount Description of Initiative
Bedwell - $3,000 -
Peters Valley School of Craft
-multi-day program for demonstration and exploration of various crafts
BMS - $3,000 - Artist in Residence Employ artist to work with students and speak to them about careers in the arts
BHS - $3,000 - Composer in Residence - Employ composer to work with students to create an original composition and discuss the composition process, music theory and careers in music
District- $10,000 - Help fund a new Steinway piano to replace the one in the Performing Arts Center
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