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Mrs. Costelnock from Denver CO is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Supplies for Success!

My students need computer paper to complete rigorous math problems! Copy paper allows us to copy challenging problems from curriculum workbooks and push our students to achieve their fullest potential.

  • $257 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are mathematicians. They question the world around them, develop new ideas, and are learning how to advocate for themselves. My students are eager to learn, understand, and to create change. With access to the appropriate resources, loving encouragement, and opportunities for engagement, all of my students thrive. When they have the opportunity to engage in 21st Century mathematics learning they are preparing themselves for the bright, successful futures that every single one of them deserve.

Approximately 95% of our school’s students come from low income backgrounds.

90% receive free or reduced lunch. 98% identify as coming from a minority group. Our students come from a variety of backgrounds and cultures that need to be celebrated. Our school provides our students with the opportunity to celebrate who they are. We are an innovative turn-around school filled with students that deserve to have all of their dreams at the tips of their fingers. We are a school filled with love. We are strong in our belief that every student has what it takes to succeed. We are committed to helping our students become 100% college and job ready. We are a family.

My Project

As funding for Denver Public Schools continues to decrease, our school finds ourselves having to prioritize which supplies are absolutely necessary for student success. This year, we are struggling with a paper shortage. This affects our students because we are unable to make copies of challenging problems from our curriculum workbooks, send letters home to families, and print important information for our students.

Attending school in a low income community should not mean you don’t have the materials needed to be successful.

Help me provide meaningful resources to my students and give them the supplies they need to succeed. Computer paper will ensure they have the necessary materials to push themselves to even higher levels of achievement.

Mrs. Costelnock
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Staples Copy Paper, 20 Lb., 92 Bright, 8 1/2" x 11", White, 10-Ream Case (135848) • Staples Advantage $34.78 5 $173.90

Materials cost

$173.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$11.13

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$217.64

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.41

Total project goal

$256.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$256.05

3 Donors

-$231.05

Donations toward project cost

-$196.39

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.66

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

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$0.00

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