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    5th Annual Happy Feet Fun Run

    On Friday, October 4, our students and teachers did a great job out on the track! We are thrilled to announce our Happy Feet Fun Run totals after a fantastic and really fun morning of running.

    Our school total is $26,352.60

    WOW! We are beyond grateful to each and everyone of you for all the donations. We are delighted that we can help fund and support our school in the best way possible, and we thank the kiddos and teachers for running and all our families for supporting the PTO.

    Prizes

    School-wide prizes:

    We reached both our $20,000 and $25,000 FUNdraising goals, so students have earned:

    • Penn Skates Night on Friday, November 1, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Wacky Week, Monday-Wednesday, October 28-October 30.
      • Monday - Crazy Hair Day

      • Tuesday - Mismatched/Backwards Day (wear stripes, and dots, all the colors of the rainbow and all the patterns!) Make it wacky!

      • Wednesday - School PJ Day

      • Thursday - Halloween

      • Friday - No School, inservice day, but please join us at Penn Skates! 5:30-7:30pm. This is a school wide prize and all are welcome. Admission and skate rental will be paid for by the PTO.

     

    Classroom prizes:

    Mrs. Khayat's 3rd grade class is the PFE overall top classroom! They have earned the choice of a Bowling or Bounce House Party.

    The top classroom in EACH grade has earned an Ice Cream Party:

    • K - Mrs. Ondik
    • 1st - Mrs. Brigman
    • 2nd - Ms. Ollendyke
    • 3rd - Mrs. Khayat
    • 4th - Mr. Meyers
    • 5th - Mrs. Cody

    Individual prizes:

    These top 3 individual money raisers each earn a Family Movie Night at UEC Theatres.

    1. Ryan Loy - 3rd Grade
    2. David Edmunds - 4th Grade 
    3. Sebastian Mainzer - 1st Grade

     
    Students earned individual prizes as follows:

    • Students (or family) who raise more than $400, earn $40 Scholastic book fair coupon, free ice cream, Happy Valley Mini Golf gift card and a Get Air jump pass.
    • Students (or family) who raise more than $300, earn $30 Scholastic book fair coupon, free ice cream, and a Happy Valley Mini Golf gift card.
    • Students (or family) who raise more than $200, earn $20 Scholastic book fair coupon, and free ice cream.
    • Students (or family) who raise more than $100, earn $10 Scholastic book fair coupon.
    • ALL students who raise at least $75, entered into a raffle to win 4 CRPR Summer Pool Passes for the 2020 season.
    • ALL students who raise at least $25, entered into a raffle to win a family dinner at The Field Restaurant.

     

     

    Congratulations and a job well done to all our FUNdraisers! Additionally, a big thank you to Melinda Turner and Pam Shellenberger for all their hard work and behind the scenes efforts in making this event so successful. Thank you!

     
Last Modified on October 15, 2019