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Looking for a way to give back?

If you have a donation that you feel would benefit one of our CTE pathways, please contact the instructor in that pathway to set an appointment to discuss the gift.  Gift requests for $500 and above need to be approved by the Board of Education. Requests below $500 will be presented to the Board as an Item of Information.


Some pathways have specific requests for materials to help in their classes. Those specific needs include:


Steel for welding or small projects  


Mobile Equipment Maintenance

Vehicles, automotive engines/parts, automotive/autobody tools and equipment



Restaurant & Event Planning

Refrigerators, freezers, convection ovens, stainless steel tables, white board

Anything culinary related

The following businesses have made donations over the last few years.

A/V Communications

The Newton Kansan

  • advertisements

Agriculture Pathway


  • Practice steel

Budde Enterprises

  • Shop shear
  • Practice steel


  • 300 eggs

Chance Harder

  • Money donation for FFA

Excel Industries

  • Practice steel


  • Small Engine curriculum materials

Titan Tire

  • Tires for tractors

William Schroeder

  • Massey Harris 53 Tractor
  • LA Case 50 Tractor



Finance Pathway

First Bank of Newton

  • 110 Personal Finance "Your Checking
    Account" simulation kits

Health Science Pathway

Newton Medical Center

  • 10 stethoscopes
  • 6 patient beds
  • Numerous medical supplies

Introduction to Computers

Papa John's and Pizza Hut

  • Pizzas 

Manufacturing  - Welding/Machining


  • metal

Full Vision

  • sheet metal and angle iron

Harlow Aerostructures

  • steel


Moridge Manufacturing

  • CNC machine
  • Saw
























Other Ways to Give Back In addition to materials, your time and expertise are valuable to our students as well. If you have time to speak to a class or provide a field trip opportunity, please contact the instructor in that pathway. Real-life experiences and personal testimonies are excellent ways to educate our students about the career pathway. The following businesses have given their time and expertise to CTE classes.



Tulsa Welding School - welding simulations

Mason Hinz - CNC demonstrations



Business Finance

Guest Speaker, Bank of the West

Guest Speaker, Community National Bank