We are excited to announce the 8th annual school wide Spell-a-thon!
Help raise much needed funds for Mr. Merkelson and our computer lab by getting pledges from friends, family, neighbors and co-workers. Click below to register now. Note that returning students must re-register.
You can be entered to win one of these great prizes:
$150 or more: entered into drawing for NINTENDO SWITCH
$75 or more: entered into drawing for COMPUTER NAMED AFTER YOU
$45 or more: entered into drawing for MENCHIES WITH MS. YNIGUEZ
$25 or more: entered into drawing to SILLY STRING MS. YNIGUEZ
TOP 3 CLASSES get PIZZA PARTIES
VOUCHERS FOR CLASS SUPPLIES
1st place: $100 voucher
2nd place: $75 voucher
3rd place: $50 voucher
HOW IT WORKS:
The Spell-a-thon is a written spelling test given to all students af ter the end-of-school be l l
on Friday October 19th (2:38pm). The difficulty of the words are based on grade-level
standards. Kinders and TK’s are asked to wri te capital letters. A practice sheet is attached.
Fundraising is based on pledges: flat donations and/or specific dollar amounts for each
correct word/letter. A pledge sheet is attached with more details. Students are NOT required
to fundraise to participate. Graded tests will be returned to students on October 22nd for Per-word/letter pledges.
ON THE DAY OF THE TEST:
On Friday October 19th, please allow your student 10-15
minutes after the regular pick up time(2:38pm) to complete
the test and arrive accordingly to pick them up.
TK’s, Kinders, and 1st graders will remain in their classrooms
until they are picked up by a parent or guardian or after-school
activity (such as STAR or Glee) per usual.
2nd grade and above will be dismissed after the test per usual
to meet their guardians or attend their after school programs.
Click Below for Forms
*All children are invited to participate in the test regardless of fundraising. Parents wishing to opt out may pick up their children at regular dismissal time.