Wishbook

The Presentation Wishbook offers donors a way to give to programs and areas that are close to their hearts.

Each item on the Wishbook is handpicked by teachers, program directors and club moderators. Your gift will have a direct, immediate and lasting impact on the lives of Presentation students.

Wishbook Items

Athletics

Track and Field poles (2) | $1,210
The growth of the team has created a need for additional poles to enable athletics to practice and play with their own poles.

Basketball Jerseys
Reversible practice jerseys make it easy to divide teams for scrimmages and run a more efficient and productive practice.
Our thanks to Mrs. Donna Teresi for purchasing these jerseys.

Noah Basketball Shooter (1) | $4,600
Noah Basketball offers the only basketball shooting aid that can correctly measure the arc and depth of every shot taken while providing instant feedback to the shooter.

Golf Team Bags (12) | $2,000
Customized, matching golf bags help our student-athletes look uniform on the course.

12' LCD Scoretable | $10,500
Scoretable will be used on game days to display the Presentation logo, sponsors and can show pictures of each of our student-athletes as they are being announced before the game.

Softball Canopies (2) | $800 each ($1,600 total)
The canopies will be used for each of the stands to create a more comfortable experience for spectators.

Individual Records Board | $2,000
The record board will be displayed in the Presentation weight room to serve as a motivator for students to break school records and improve their events.

Track & Field Canopy | $800

The Track & Field team needs a canopy to take with it to meets to provide shelter from the sun and rain.

Water Polo Canopies
A canopy is needed for the pool deck to provide shade over the score table.
Our thanks to the Badrinath,Wei and Mullen-Pike families for donating one of these canopies and to Mrs. Donna Teresi for donating the other.

Shade Covers for Pool Deck (4)
Shade protection for students and spectators.
Our thanks to Mrs. Donna Teresi for purchasing these shade covers.

Lane Reel Covers (2) | $640 total ($320 each)

White Plastic Chairs for Pool Deck (12) | $325 total ($25 each)
Provides extra seating and comfort for spectators.

Backstroke Flags with PHS School Logo
Our thanks to Mrs. Donna Teresi for purchasing these backstroke flags.

Nike Alliance II Soccer Parkas (25) | $3,000
These new parkas will keep the soccer team warm and healthy during the winter season.
Our thanks to the Wallichs family for purchasing these parkas.

Lifeguard Umbrellas (2) | $300 total ($150 each)

Hydration Carts (2) | $2,600 ($1,300 each)
These carts will be used to keep the members of our field hockey and soccer teams hydrated during practices and games.

Royal Swimming Parkas (20) | $3,305 ($165 each)
These new parkas will replace the old ones, ensuring swimmers stay warm and look uniform.


Campus Ministry

Altar for Gym | $1,670
A larger liturgical altar is needed to accommodate the larger numbers at our masses.

Credence Table for Gym | $1,225
A larger credence table is needed to accommodate the increased numbers of people at our masses.

Lectern for Chapel
Donated by the Nicol Family.

Choral Music

Choir Performance Shell | $10,000
Helps project the sound of the performers' voices forward and makes for an improved acoustical tone.

6" Riser with Back Rail and Fourth Step Addition (1) | $2,000

Storage Cart (1) | $1,100

Community Involvement

Airline Miles and Car Rentals | Varies
Many CI trips require air travel, which can make the costs quite high. Donations of miles or money for car rental would help make trips more affordable for students.

Coin Counter Machine (1) | $2,580
Needed for the annual Penny Drive.

English

Programming Fees for iPad App | $500
This will allow students to have an app on their iPads so they can access the school newspaper, the Voice, and increase readership.

Library

Research Library Prep Subscription | $2,742 per year
Periodical database of approximately 5,000 scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers in full text.

SIRS Decades Database | $687 per year
Database with primary and secondary source documents including letters, editorial cartoons, speeches, photographs, maps, articles and essays covering the 20th century.

SIRS Issues Researcher | $1,388 per year
Provides information on current events and current social issues of the day. Analysis and opinions of pro/con issues using documents, statistics, graphics and multimedia from 1,500 publications.

LexisNexus Database | $1,923
This database can be used by all students online through the PHS website. Students in Speech and Debate and students in Macroeconomics and other social studies classes will be able to access the Lexis Nexis legal and business database for research opportunities.

Robotics

Kit of Parts | $4,000
The basic components needed to build the robot, including wheels, motors and frame.

Spare Parts Kit | $1,000
Includes all extra components needed for the robot in case parts break down or are damaged during the build season and/or the competition.

Travel Expenses | $800
Funds are needed for transportation and overnight accommodations when students travel to competitions.

Compressor System | $1,250
An 80 compressor with accessories and pneumatic rivet tools.

Small Parts Organizer | $1,800
Will improve the standardization of small parts for a more efficient design and build cycle.

Shop Stools (6) | $125 each
Will provide the ability to sit closer to the machines will keep students more engaged and focused.

Additional Robot Pneumatics Components | $750
These help keep robots from previous years in working order to use for driver training and software development.

IKEA Computer Desks (6) | $216 each
Our growing team has multiple students working at once. They need additional industrial benches for computer design work.

Additional CRIO Robot Controller (1) | $625

Scholarships

Scholarship (2016-2017) | $18,827

Science

Electronic Balances | $2,230
One additional class set is needed for student use.

Power Sources (8) | $5,200 ($650 each)
Provides sufficient power for the Transilluminator.

Set of 18 Class textbooks: $2,100.00 ($106.25 each)
Allows the students to focus on learning not having to take screenshots of the eBook version and formatting the schoolwork; more time to spend on classwork.

Hot Plates (4) | $2,600 ($413 each)
Allows for smaller group sizes in labs for individualized learning.
Our thanks to the Wallichs family for generously donating these hot plates.

Visual and Performing Arts

Video Camera | $2,000
This second camera allows filming of our productions from two angles, so that the footage can be edited into a more complete product for the Pres archives.

Electrical Equipment | $2,500
Theater needs permanent installation of an electrical box and cable on the back wall to provide power to the upper lighting position.
Our thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Eric Prior for funding the electrical equipment and work in the Valenzuela Theater.

Wireless Stage Microphones (7) | $2,000 each

(21) Nikon D3400 Digital Cameras (21)|$12,600.00 or $600 each
The Digital Photography class is rapidly growing in interest and there is a need to add an additional class next year. In order to do this the cameras need to be purchased.


Make a Donation

To make an online donation, visit our online giving page and be sure to select Wishbook as your Fund Choice. You may also drop off a check in the Advancement Office.

Contact

Sharon Drake
Director of Capital Campaigns and Stewardship
sdrake@presentationhs.org
(408) 264-5110, ext. 2466

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