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Gonzalez Named 2019 Ted Barnes Award Winner

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 winner of the Ted Barnes Award for Excellence in Education: Elizabeth Gonzalez, a history teacher at Lewisville High School Killough. This award was established by Ted Barnes, who...

LEF Executive Director Announces Upcoming Retirement

LEF Executive Director Announces Retirement Lewisville ISD Education Foundation Executive Director Connie Pelphrey Plans to Retire at Close of 2019   Connie Pelphrey, longtime Executive Director of the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation, has announced her plans to retire at...

LEF Announces Recipes for Success

LEF’s First Ever ‘Recipes for Success’ Serves Up Restaurant Week for Southern Denton County Lewisville ISD Education Foundation announces culinary event benefitting LISD students and teachers   The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation, always creating innovative ways to support the...

LEF Awards More Than $92K to LISD Teachers

LEF Awards More Than $92K to LISD Teachers Lewisville ISD Education Foundation Awards 64 Teacher Grants   This week, the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation (LEF) awarded 64 grants to teachers across the Lewisville Independent School District. Teacher grants were...

LEF Awards More Than 300 Scholarships

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is happy to announce the 2018 scholarship and fellowship LEF award winners. This year, LEF awards Lewisville ISD seniors with 319 scholarships totaling $212,750. LEF also awarded seven fellowships to LISD staff and teachers...

Tenth Annual LEF Golf Classic Declared a Hit

Tenth Annual LEF Golf Classic Declared a Hit Lewisville ISD Education Foundation Raises More than $70,000 for LISD   The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation (LEF) partnered with Bright Wealth Management and The Lakes at Castle Hills to put on...

Lindsay Polyak Joins LEF

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is proud to announce an addition to its board of directors: Lindsay Polyak. A Florida native turned Texan, Lindsay has worked with small businesses nearly 20 years. Currently, she is a Business Performance Advisor...

Pelphrey to Represent Texas on NSFA Industry Leadership Council

LEF Executive Director Connie Pelphrey Selected to National School Foundation Association’s Industry Leadership Council   Connie Pelphrey, Executive Director of the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation, has been selected for the National School Foundation Association’s Industry Leadership Council. Individuals selected...

Community Stalwart Mary Jacoby Joins LEF

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is proud to announce the addition of community stalwart and DATCU Community Relations Coordinator Mary Jacoby to the board of directors. Joining the board in December 2017, Mary has worked for DATCU Credit Union...

LEF Scholarship Application Now Open

LEF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION NOW OPEN Encourage LISD Seniors to Apply LEWISVILLE – The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation (LEF) opens the 2017-18 scholarship application process today at lisdef.com/scholarships. LEF invites all LISD seniors to apply before the application process closes...

First Ever Cross-Foundation Golf Event a Success

Jim Collin/Steve Allen Memorial Golf Event Raises More than $100,000   The Jim Collin/Steve Allen Memorial Golf Event, the first annual joint effort by the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation (LEF) and the Denton Public School Foundation (DPSF), grossed over...

LISD Employee Support Continues to Grow

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is happy to announce that LISD employees continue to increase their support for students and teachers of Lewisville ISD. For the third consecutive year, the number of employees to support the LISD employee giving...

Sophia Ling Joins LEF

Sophia Ling joined the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation in 2017 shortly after relocating to the area. After a lengthy career in accounting, Ling dove into volunteering in her community with time working at multiple non-profit organizations such as food...

Killough Legacy Built on Farmer Pride

DONATE FOR DOUG KILLOUGH   Farmer Pride… The Battle of the Axe… The LHS Wall of Fame… If you’re familiar with any of these traditions from Lewisville High School, you’re familiar with the legacy of Doug Killough. Killough came...

Yolanda Murray Joins LEF

Yolanda Murray joined the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation in 2017. She is a great asset to the community as LEF is just one of many organizations she serves which currently includes the LISD Council of PTAs Board, The Colony...

LEF Awards 2017 Scholarships and Fellowships

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is happy to announce the 2017 scholarship and fellowship LEF award winners. This year, LEF will award Lewisville ISD seniors with 292 scholarships totaling $187,205. At this year’s LEF Awards Ceremony, 241 scholarships were...

Witter Earns 2017 Ted Barnes Award

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation is pleased to announce the 2017 winner of the Ted Barnes Award for Excellence in Education: Holly Witter of LHS Harmon. Witter, a ninth-grade English and Pre-AP English teacher, has taught in the LISD...