Back to School Extravaganza 2014!

The Peabody Education Foundation will once again help kick off the school year with the 5th annual Higgins Extravaganza. Join us from 3:00-4:30 pm at the Higgins Middle School on Wednesday, August 27, when the lists for this year’s cluster assignments will be posted....

PEF Celebrates Peabody Educators with George Peabody Legacy Awards

On May 15, the Peabody Education Foundation hosted its second annual George Peabody Legacy Award ceremony in the Wiggin Auditorium at Peabody City Hall. Several hundred people came together to celebrate the accomplishments of the six award recipients: Robert...

The Big Bad Book Sale

On Saturday, May 10th, the Second Congregational Church in Peabody will host “The Big Bad Book Sale” to benefit the Peabody Education Foundation. Please stop by to browse through their collection of used books of all kinds and genres, and show your support...

2014 George Peabody Legacy Award

“My earnest wish is to promote at all times a spirit of harmony and good will in society, my aversion to intolerance, bigotry and party rancor, and my enduring respect and love for the happy institutions of our prosperous republic.” – George Peabody, September 1866...

Calendar Raffle Winners: November 17-November 23

As part of ongoing fundraising efforts, the Peabody Education Foundation created and sold a raffle calendar for the month of November. All proceeds from the calendar will go toward programs to support Peabody’s public schools. The third round of winners for the...

Calendar Raffle Winners: November 10 – November 16

As part of ongoing fundraising efforts, the Peabody Education Foundation created and sold a raffle calendar for the month of November. All proceeds from the calendar will go toward programs to support Peabody’s public schools. The second round of winners for the...

Calendar Raffle Winners: November 1 – November 9

As part of ongoing fundraising efforts, the Peabody Education Foundation created and sold a raffle calendar for the month of November. Each day brings a new opportunity to win a prize, such as gift cards to local businesses, tickets to the North Shore Music Theatre,...

Six recipients named for George Peabody Legacy Award

The recipients of the first annual George Peabody Legacy Award were announced on Thursday, February 28 at the Peabody City Council meeting. Peabody Education Foundation Chairman Dave Gravel, who is also a Councilor-at-Large, noted that the committee received 19...