Your Contribution Makes A Difference

The Princeton Education Foundation was founded in 1995 to support educational excellence in the Princeton Public Schools.  Serving as a bridge between our community and the schools, PEF encourages private philanthropy to enhance public education for students at all levels.

Read the stories below for PEF news and to learn how your dollars are being used.


Congratulations to our 2016-2017 PEF Grant Recipients


Every year, the Princeton Education Foundation awards grants to educators, staff and administration across all of our schools. These programs bring excitement into the classroom and expose our children to a level of learning that far exceeds most public school standards. We work to ensure continued educational excellence in the Princeton Public Schools by [...]
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Join the PEF Student Advisory Committee




The Princeton Education Foundation (PEF) is accepting applications for its Student Advisory Committee. Have a direct role in introducing new and innovative programs into classrooms and schools across the District and gain important leadership, communication and decision making skills. It is a great addition to resumes and college applications. All PHS [...]
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Congratulations Princeton Public Schools Science Teachers, Mark Eastburn & Martha Friend

Congratulations to PEF Teacher Grant recipients, Mark Eastburn of Riverside Elementary School and Martha Friend of Littlebrook Elementary School for being nominated and becoming NJ finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching! These honors are the highest offered by the US government for K-12 mathematics and science teaching. The Princeton [...]
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