For the 11th year, the Rotary Club of Coconut Grove has presented to Principal Fredrelette B. Pickett of Frances S. Tucker Elementary School, 3500 Douglas Road, Coconut Grove, an annual donation of student planners and teacher/parent/teacher folders.
The student planners assist students in developing planning, organization and time use skills. The teacher-parent-teacher folders enable better communication between home and school. The student supplies were delivered in time for the opening of school in late August.
Tucker Elementary has a student enrollment of 330 in grades Pre-K to 5.
The Rotary Club of Coconut Grove provides service and financial support to initiatives within the community, as well as to various international humanitarian projects. Locally, it has funded after-school programs, youth sports, and health initiatives.
SERVICE BEFORE SELF: Members of the Rotary Club of Coconut Grove make their annual donaon of
student supplies to Fredrelette B. Pickett, principal of Frances S. Tucker Elementary School in Coconut
Grove. The Rotary Club of Coconut Grove has provided planners for students for the past 11 years and
durable teacher-to-parent folders for the past two years. From le' are Rotarians Bob Gombosh, Tim
Crowther, Vivian San Juan, Phil Everingham, Susan Wilson, Cathy Janis and Club President Richard W.
Martin II, and Principal Pickett.
Photo by Mary Walsh