KPMG Family Foundation for Literacy
Marietta City Schools would like to thank KPMG Family for Literacy Foundation for their donation to Lockheed Elementary. The foundation donated a bilingual book for every student to bring home as well as a book to every teacher for their classroom library. On March 21, volunteers from KPMG and their partner Graphic Packaging International to read to students and distribute their books.
United Way/ Joseph B. Whitehead
Marietta City School would like to thank the United Way of Greater Atlanta, with support from the Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation, for its ongoing partnership with the district. The United Way is supporting the Literacy and Justice for All collaborative with a grant of $4.4 million. This donation will continue to support the Science of Reading work in the City of Marietta for the 2023-2024 school year. This grant will also allocate $948,000 directly to the district to support professional development, teacher stipends, and program materials.