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Mrs. Crosby from Fayette MS is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Technology Update -The World at Our Fingertips!

My students need a HP Pavilion All-in-One Desktop Computer with Wifi.

  • $456 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have the pleasure of teaching 24 super smart first graders. Unfortunately, my students come from a high-poverty, low socioeconomic community. Ninety-nine percent of my students qualify for free breakfast and lunch. Despite these circumstances, my children are full of spirit and have positive attitudes about learning. They absolutely love coming to school.

These first graders come in each morning with hugs and big smiles on their faces.

They are eager to learn and love for me to teach them new things. I want to make their learning experiences as meaningful and fun as possible.

My Project

Most of my students do not have computers at home. When they get computer time at school, they are eager to get started. Unfortunately, our classroom computers are outdated and very slow. The students use most of their computer time trying to stay online and complete their assignments.

We have awesome computer programs that reinforce reading, grammar, writing, math, science, and social studies skills; however my first graders cannot finish a lesson because our computers are too slow.

They get very frustrated and some students don’t even want their computer time now.

We are asking for an all-in-one desktop computer. We were fortunate enough to have a laptop donated last month, and my students absolutely love it. However, it’s hard to assign 24 students time on one computer. Please consider a donation to our project. Thank you!

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

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 24 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Pavilion 19.5" Dream Teal All-in-One Premium Flagship Desktop Computer (Intel Dual Core Celeron J3060 1.6GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, DVD, HDMI, USB 3.0, Webcam, Wifi, Win 10)(Certified Refurbished) • Amazon Business $329.00 1 $329.00

Materials cost

$329.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$23.03

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$386.97

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$68.29

Total project goal

$455.26

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$455.26

1 Donor

-$455.26

Donations toward project cost

-$386.97

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$68.29

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$0.00

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