Liberty School Foundation



Information Packet


“Enriching the Educational Experience at Liberty School”


Who We Are



We are Liberty Elementary School parents working together to provide resources and funds for enriching the educational environment at our school.  The Foundation is here to support our teachers and students and to foster a nurturing community environment in order to achieve the best possible school experience.


 We organize many community events, including:

·        Veterans Day Program – Every Veterans Day the Foundation invites veterans to a luncheon after a special program that is put on by the kids.

·        Pasta Feed – Every February the Foundation invites the community to a Pasta Feed dinner.


We organize many school events, a few include:

·        Family Fun Night – The first Friday of the school year, we come together for dinner and a movie.

·        Father/Daughter Dance and Mother/Son Event

·        Science Fair – The kids get to choose, document and present a science project to the rest of the school.


We support the following at Liberty:

·        Annual Teacher and Art/Music/Science Stipends

·        100% of Field Trip Expenses

·        Reading, Math, Science, and Nutrition Programs

·        Summer School Enrichment (K-6)

·        Computer Lab upgrades and supplies

·        Teacher Appreciation Week

·        Annual Scholarships to Liberty alumni

·        Read, Read, Read Program

·        Multi-Purpose Room Supplies

·        School-wide Assemblies

·        Toolbox Life Skills Curriculum (K-6)

·        Support for Library and AR Tests

·        Playground and School Yard Improvements

·        West Side Relays

·        Smart Boards, Listening Systems, and All-Call Phone System

·        State Testing Snacks




Our Fundraisers

We raise money for all the previous listed programs and events with the proceeds from these fundraisers:

Foundation MembershipYour financial support is a major source of funds for the Liberty School Foundation.  Your tax-deductible donation shows your support for the Foundation and what the foundation does for the kids of Liberty School.

Walk-A-ThonThe kids LOVE this event!  You can show your support by assisting your child/children by getting 10 or more people to sponsor your child in the walk-a-thon.

Box Tops We collect Box Tops!  Look for Box Tops on all the products you buy. Clip the box top and have your child bring them to class.

SCRIP/Gift Cards Use gift cards? Give gift cards? Buy your gift cards from the Foundation and by doing this you are helping fund our school field trips. and eScripShop Online? By using the special links on the Liberty School website, our school will get a small percentage of each transaction on sales on and all the websites on the eScrip website.


Become a Liberty School Foundation

Member by donating today!

Your generous donation is tax-deductible, Tax ID 91-1879615. 


Parent/Guardian Name(s): ___________________________________________________________________


My Child’s (Children’s) Name & Grade(s):


Email Address #1:________________________________

Email Address #2:________________________________

Please include us in all Foundation e-mail communications – Yes [   ] No [   ]

(e-mail addresses will never be sold and are to be used strictly for school related communications.)

* Please note that regardless of Foundation support, all families who choose to will be included in our directory, but directories will not be available to non-foundation supporters.

Supporter Levels:

_____   $500 _____   $300 _____   $200 _____   $100 _____   $75_____   $50 _____   Other

_____   None.  I do not wish to become a supporter but please include our family in the school-wide directory.*

*All Supporters receive a Liberty School Foundation Telephone Directory.  Please let us know if you wish not to be included.

Please make checks payable to the Liberty School Foundation and return to your child’s teacher or the front office by Friday, September 6th.

Please contact one of our Co-Presidents if you have any questions:

Sommer Hansen 650-906-3387 -

Nichole Rivas 707-217-3943 -


Liberty School Foundation Board Members 2019-2020


Sommer Hansen – TK, 2nd & 6th Graders

Nichole Rivas – 2nd & 4th Graders


Nina Weber – TK & 1st Grader


Tammy Thomas – 5th Grader


Jason German & Suzy Starke-German  - Kindergartner & 2nd Grader


Chris Rafanelli – 200 + kids J


Jeff Ray – 4th Grade Teacher


Julie Tunzi – 2nd/ 3rd Grade Teacher

Past President

Megan Herman – 5th Grader

Board Members



     Keri Michelucci-TK, 4th & 6th Graders


     Jeff Goodwin – 3rd Grader


     Stephanie Smith – Kindergartner & 3rd


Celia Grant – Kindergartner & 4th




           Jeanette Perry – 4th & 6th Graders



          Jessica Somoff – 1st & 6th Grader


          Tina Wirtz – 6th Grader



Simmah Dorn – 5th Grader




Liberty Foundation Meetings 2019/2020

Time:            7:00 p.m.        Location:        Teacher Staff Room


September 9, 2019


October 7, 2019


November 4, 2019


December - No Meeting


January 6, 2020


February 3, 2020


March 2, 2020


April 6, 2020


May 4, 2020



The Foundation is made up of parents and faculty who meet once a month. We invite all parents who are interested in learning more, or who would like to get involved to attend.

Upcoming Liberty Foundation Events
Modified - 08/03/2018 02:34pm Scrip
Modified - 08/01/2019 01:58pm Membership