Grayson

Fundraising

Market Research & Analysis

01/01/2010 - 12/31/2011

Began research of local schools, whether or not there was a need for gifted education

Incorporated as a nonprofit in PA and applied for 501(c)3 status

06/01/2012 - 06/25/2012

Research and complete funding memorandum

12/04/2012 - 12/04/2014

Received 501(c)3 status from IRS

12/23/2013

Grayson Launch Campaign

12/01/2014 - 09/07/2015

The Grayson School is seeking $7 million dollars in start-up funds and for its first two years of operation, as well as to create an endowment to ensure continued operations in the future.

Capital Campaign for Permanent Building

07/01/2016 - June 30, 2019

Operations

Scouting locations

12/30/2013 - 03/02/2015

Established Interim Director of Education

Approx. 01/01/2014 - Approx. 01/10/2014

Amy Stoios as Interim Director of Education

Established Head of LA

Approx. 07/01/2014 - Approx. 07/10/2014

Carrie Waldron-Brown as Head of Language Arts

Established Research Advisory Board

11/01/2014 - 11/30/2014

Must Establish Building

03/02/2015

Submit Application for Licensure

03/20/2015

License (hopefully) Granted

06/19/2015

Admissions

First information sessions held for prospective families

01/16/2014 - 05/16/2014

Interviewing prospective students

04/01/2014 - 08/31/2015

First Parent Coffee for 10 Accepted Families

12/15/2014

Year 1 (2015-2016): 12 students

09/07/2015 - 06/17/2016

Anticipated: 10-15 students, grades 1, 3, 5/6

Year 2 (2016-2017): 22 students

09/05/2016 - 06/16/2017

1st-7th grades

Year 3 (2017-2018): 36 students

09/05/2017 - 06/15/2018

1st-8th grades

Year 4 (2018-2019): 64 students

09/04/2018 - 06/14/2019

1st-9th grades

Year 5 (2019-2020): 80 students

09/03/2019 - 06/12/2020

1st-10th grades