Gator Giving Fund 2024-2025 


Check back in July for more details! 




Help support our teachers and students during the 2024-2025 school year!



All Gator Giving donations are tax deductible; many employers will provide a company match!




In 2023-2024 your Gator Giving helped fund:

  • Gayton Garden provides hands-on learning and teamwork skills to our students.
  • Community programs and events help rebuild a sense of community and connect again through social events and school-wide programming.
  • Direct funding for teachers— to refresh their classrooms and support in-person lesson planning.





What has Gator Giving funded in the past?


Henrico County Public Schools does not fund many of these "extras" that make Gayton a wonderful place to learn and grow!


  • Traverse wall in the gym 
  • Sunshade for the playground
  • Young Scientists In-School Workshops
  • Technology hardware for virtual classrooms
  • Gayton Garden outdoor classroom
  • Kiln and clay for art
  • Lego Robotics 
  • Water bottle dispensers throughout the school
  • 30 ukuleles for music
  • iPads, mini robots and green screens for STEAM projects
  • Literacy Footprints sets for all grade levels
  • Saxophones, clarinets, and flutes for music
  • Storyworks subscriptions
  • New library books
  • PE and recess equipment - new gaga balls, kick balls, soccer balls
  • Visiting authors
  • Promethean Boards for every classroom
  • Flexible seating in our classrooms
  • Thousands of dollars for leveled books for small group reading instruction
  • Classroom fund for teachers to have discretionary money
  • 5th Grade Reading Olympics
  • Cheerful rugs in our classrooms