Cultural Arts

Every year the Morris Educational Foundation provides money to each school in the Morris School District to fund cultural arts programs. This year we distributed $32,000 across the district to provide for programs that bring poets, artists, and performers to schools.  Please see below for a listing of programs funded by the grants.

$5,000 was provided to Morristown High School: 

  • MacBeth, Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Assembly
  • Living Voices Assembly

$4,000 was provided to Frelinghuysen Middle School:

  • Cafeteria Mural Project with Caren Frost-Olmstead

$2,000 was provided to Lafayette Learning Center:

  • Quiver Farms Farm Animals
  • Patty the Clown

$3,000 was provided to each elementary school:

Alfred Vail

  • Joanna Pang Atkins Dance Residency for 2nd graders

Alexander Hamilton

  • Readers Theater Grade 3


  • ArtsPower
  • Arithmetickles
  • BJ Ward

Normandy Park

  • Kevin O’Keefe – Circus Around the World Residency

Sussex Avenue

  • Poetry Residency with BJ Ward

Thomas Jefferson

  • Poetry Residency with BJ Ward

Woodland School

  • George Street Play House presents The New Kid
  • The Dancing Scientist Assembly
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