Teacher Grant Program - 2020/2021 School Year


During the 2019-2020 school year, LWD awarded three grants up to $2,000 per grant to teachers in local elementary, middle, and high schools.  

2019 - 2020 School Year Winners:

June Honsberger - La Costa Canyon High School: Planting & maintaing a new drought tolerant garden involving 100 High School Students.

Jennifer Smith - El Camino Creek Elementary School: Maintain the hydroponic crops to teach students about where their food comes from while avoiding food and water waste.

Nancy Jois - Capri Elementary School: Educate students on water conservation and water use in landscaping by interviewing professionals in various environmental fields and, in turn, purchasing plants for a rain garden.

Grant recipients are invited to attend LWD's Board of Directors meeting on February 12, 2020 at the District Administrative office. If you have any questions, please contact Mark Brechbiel at (760) 753-0155 ext. 3001

LWD is proud to help and support our local teachers and their projects that will educate their students about water resource management and ocean water pollution prevention. All projects will benefit over 6,000 students in the Encinitas Union School District, San Dieguito Unified High School District and San Marcos Unified School Distrct. See complete list of eligible schools below.