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Mrs. Epperson from Lodi CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

PBIS Incentive of a Sony PlayStation 4

My students need the opportunity to win a highly desired end-of-semester Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) incentive of a PlayStation 4.

  • $443 goal

This project expired on May 25, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

This Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) incentive project will benefit all of the students at Tokay High School, including general education, special education and ELL students, from ninth through twelfth grades. Tokay High School is one of four comprehensive high schools in the Lodi Unified School district serving grades 9-12. Tokay's nearly 2100 students come from a wide range of socio-economic, educational, linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

Tokay High School is located in Lodi, California, also known as the Zinfandel Capital of the World.

My Project

Tokay is implementing Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS). PBIS is designed to teach students pro-social skills and to support behaviors consistent with a positive and safe learning environment, thereby promoting a positive school climate.

Tokay's specific behavioral expectations are Personal Accountability, Respect, Integrity, Diversity and Excellence, or P.R.I.D.E.

Students can earn P.R.I.D.E. tickets from any staff member on campus for exemplifying one or more positive behavioral expectations. When awarding a student a ticket, staff explain why the ticket was earned so students are aware of the desired behaviors.

In order to ensure the success of PBIS, it is imperative that we reinforce students for displaying the behavioral expectations of P.R.I.D.E. Tokay is offering weekly, quarterly and end-of-semester drawings for students that have accrued PRIDE tickets. Because high school students are highly motivated by video games, one of the highly coveted end-of-semester prizes that the PBIS Team would like to purchase is a Sony PlayStation 4.

Since there is a limited budget for PBIS at our school, Tokay is asking for monetary donations that can be used towards the purchase of the PS4. Donations in any amount are greatly appreciated. Thank you so much investing in our youth by supporting Tokay High School's PBIS program.

Mrs. Epperson
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 999 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sony - PlayStation 4 1TB Console - Black • Best Buy Education $312.90 1 $312.90

Materials cost

$312.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$28.63

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$376.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$66.39

Total project goal

$442.61

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$442.61

13 Donors

-$296.00

Donations toward project cost

-$256.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.60

match offer

-$140.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$119.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.65

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$0.00

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