Buhl School District Wins Grant From Ellen DeGeneres Show
The Buhl School District will be receiving $100,000, from the Target Corporation and the Ellen DeGeneres Show. The grant is part of a $5 million donation to K-12 schools, Buhl was one of two school districts and 48 schools chosen to receive the money. Viewers of The Ellen DeGeneres Show were asked to submit the name of the school they think deserved the grant and explain why. A community member submitted a letter detailing why the Buhl School District could use the extra money. Byron Stutzman, Buhl School District Superintendent tells Idaho’s News Channel 7 "It is fantastic that we have people in our community willing to give their time to help write grants, and I am excited to have Target support our schools." No word Yet on how the school will spend the money.