News / Events

September 4, 2020
Teacher of the Year 2020
June 1, 2020
Kids Read Now Program Launches
Waterford Foundation Funds Kids Read Now Program Alternative Summer Reading Program

The Waterford Foundation for Public Education, in conjunction with the Waterford School District, will launch the Kids Read Now Program for students in grades JK - 3rd grade...


Pierce Middle School Teacher Jeff Stevenson was selected
as the 2020 Waterford Foundation Teacher of the Year

Sweet Reads Bookmobile

The Sweet Reads Bookmobile provides endless opportunities to read this summer and lessen summer reading loss. The Sweet Reads Bookmobile visits designated neighborhoods surrounding the District's nine elementary schools and distribute free books to children.

Sweet Reads Bookmobile

Annual Golf Outing

The Waterford Foundation Golf Outing is not only a fundraising event, it is also a recognition event in which a Waterford graduate or outstanding community member is recognized for his or her achievements and their commitment to community service. Past honorees have included business owners, professional athletes, and civic leaders. 

Durant High School Most Improved

Each semester, select students from Durant High School are awarded for significant improvements made in their academic standing. Students are honored at a recognition luncheon.

5K Run

The Waterford Foundation 5K Run, held at Waterford Hills Race Track, is a fundraising event to assist the Foundation in funding the multitude of events and programs they host.

Select Fifty

Each year, outstanding graduating high school seniors, 25 each from Waterford Kettering and Mott High Schools, are honored by the Waterford Foundation in recognition of their achievements in academics, leadership, and citizenship.

Teacher of the Year

The purpose of the Teacher of the Year Program is to provide annual recognition of outstanding professional educators in the Waterford School District by the Waterford community. The Teacher of the Year Program alternates yearly between elementary (K-5) and secondary (6-12).