b'THE POWER OF YOURFund and through the Orme PrimaveraWhether you pledge a small monthly do- ey for our students! Think of the impact Schools Foundation Tax Credit Fund, ournation through PayPal, or make a largethat this could make! Lets start off office has been able to grant scholar- 1-time donation, every dollar that goesOrmes Centennial with a BANG! Wheth-ARIZONA TAX DOLLARS ships to families to help make Orme anto these funds directly funnel into schol- er this is your first time giving to the affordable option for them. The resultarships for students now. The 2018 taxScholarship Fund or the Orme Primavera has been this incredibly strong studentyear was our most successful yet for theTax Credit, our office is here to help walk A dmissions have increaseding school year, students are coming toCentury education while holding true tobody that is not only culturally diverse,Orme Primavera Tax Credit. In total, weyou through your donation. To those of but has a socio-economic diversity thatraised over $170,000 and granted closeyou who have so very generously been steadily. With average SATOrme from all corners of the country andthe values and traditions that the schoolthe Founders would be proud of. As weto 20 scholarships to Arizona residentsupporting these funds, thank you. It is scores well over 1200 and col- the glove. In a world connected by thewas founded on almost 100 years ago.head towards the schools Centennialstudents to attend Orme. This year, Ibecause of you that we are able to have lege placements into some of the stron- Internet, the school possibilities forWhile Orme remains one of the more af- and kick off the Centennial Campaign,would like to challenge our Arizonathe amazing student body that we have gest universities in the United States, thethese families to choose from are over- fordable choices in boarding school ed- one of our key areas of focus will be toalumni to make the 2019 tax year ourtoday. Class of 2019 was one of the strongestwhelming. However, they feel connecteducation today, the price tag of a top 20continue growing the Scholarship Fundbiggest yet. If every alumni in the state in the history of the school. Looking for- to Orme by the intimacy of our smallschool is still not an option for manyand the Orme Primavera Tax Creditof Arizona; who is not a current fund giv-ward to the 2019-20 school year, the ris- community, our emphasis on the valuefamilies who have children that couldFund. These are both amazing ways thater, gave even a portion of their taxes to ing classes promise to surpass evenof hard work both in and out of thethrive in this environment. Thanks toalumni, from all decades, can directlythis credit, we could easily generate anJessica Calmestheir predecessor classmates. This com- classroom, and our ability to offer a 21stcontinued donations to the Scholarshipimpact the students on campus today.additional $500,000 in scholarship mon- Director of Admissions36 THE ORME SCHOOL BULLETIN 2019 37'