501(c)(3) founded in 1983 by community members and local businesses
Primary goal to raise $1.8 million annually to provide sustainable and consistent funding for ESUSD students
Benefits students, parents teachers, and local businesses
El Segundo’s public schools receive approximately 50% less state funding per student, compared to Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and other states in the U.S.
The RESULT of generous financial support from businesses, parents, and community members is an AWARD WINNING SCHOOL DISTRICT that offers a complete and innovative education. ESUSD aims to prepare skilled, productive, and compassionate citizens who will be able to meet the challenges of a global society in the 21st Century.
STEM: Ed! recognizes students need to be competitive in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to cultivate the leaders, innovators and workforce of tomorrow. Programs supported include K-12 Engineering, 9-12 Biomed, 6-12 Robotics, and Coding.
THE ARTS: Fostering imagination and the creative thought is a core investment that all children should have access to and is essential for encouraging out of the box thinking and new ideas. Programs supported include K-12 Band, Vocal, String Music, and Drama.
PHYSICAL EDUCATION: Studies show students who are physically active tend to have better grades, school attendance, cognitive performance (e.g., memory), and classroom behaviors (e.g., on-task behavior). Programs supported include K-5 Physical Education.
SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL SUPPORT: Emotions matter. ESUSD adopts the RULER approach which applies the hard science to teach soft skills. Programs supported include K-12 Counselors, Student Engagement Programs, College & Career Readiness, Librarians and Reading Readiness, and RULER.
An investment in students today will ensure a prepared workforce for tomorrow. By partnering with Ed! your company will have a direct impact in providing today’s students with the skill sets they need to be a future employee.
A partnership with Ed! opens doors for internships, mentorships, and volunteer opportunities for your company.