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Mrs. Simpson from Gamaliel KY is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Know Safety, No Injury

My students need an Intruder Defense System in order to keep us safe from intruders that might enter our building.

  • $183 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Each day my students come to school excited and ready to learn. My first graders are always excited about school and look forward to what they will be learning that day. Being safe isn't something they should have to worry about when they enter the doors of my classroom, but that has now become a reality and their safety is our #1 priority.

I have 21 high-spirited six and seven year old students in my first grade classroom every day!

My Project

While the subject of school safety is on the rise the Barracuda Intruder Defense System will be one thing to help keep my students safe in the event of an intruder in our building. The Barracuda is a quickly installed security device that can help protect the occupants of the room against any building intruder.

Our students need to know that they are safe if something like this were to happen.

With this tool, it will keep us one step closer to helping them have piece of mind. I hope that we will never have to use this piece but would love to be prepared just in case.

Mrs. Simpson
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TK15629371T Intruder Defense System For Use With 36 Vertical Doors • Grainger $111.89 1 $111.89

Materials cost

$111.89

Vendor shipping charges

$11.19

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.68

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$154.76

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$27.31

Total project goal

$182.07

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$182.07

6 Donors

-$182.07

Donations toward project cost

-$154.76

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$27.31

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$0.00

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