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Go Big or Go Home

The 13th Annual Sand Creek Fun Run will be held on Friday, September 15th.  Our theme this year is "Go Big or Go Home"!  Our FUNdraising goal for the 2017 Fun Run is $50,000.  Last year we raised over $43,000.  In order to reach our fundraising goal, we NEED your help!  Every donation counts. 

Proceeds from this event will go back into our school supporting school curriculum, school instructional needs, and ultimately help keep our class sizes small.

THE DETAILS
The event will be held at the school during your child's specials class.  Please check the SCE and PTO web pages for schedules.  Every student will have the opportunity to run or walk for 40 minutes during specials and again at recess time if they choose.  They will also have an additional 30 minute time period.  Each lap of the field is 1/4 mile.

All students will be encouraged to run or walk as much as possible to earn their class the title of the "Golden Shoe" award.  The class that records the most laps during the day will get the "Golden Shoe" for the year.  Students attended a special assembly today where they learned about individual prizes they can earn by getting sponsors to pledge donations to the school. You can learn more about these prizes under on the web page.  

We can achieve this year's goal if each student can collect $116 in pledges.  With everyone's support, this could make a big difference in reaching our fundraising GOAL!

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED CORPORATE MATCHING?
Many companies offer a corporate match program.  Please consider asking your company to match your child's pledges.  This could help your child achieve a higher prize level and help us reach our goal.  We can provide you with a letter from Mr. Ranford if it is required by your company.  Sand Creek's tax exempt number is 84-6011446.

HOW PARENTS CAN PARTICIPATE: 
  1. Come run/walk with your child - Your child will run during his/her special's schedule along with other teacher designated running times. Check your child's classroom teacher web page for more information.
  2. Volunteer to help 
    1. Punch running bibs (counts each lap) 
    2. Handout snacks (water and more)
    3. Spray water (cools down the students as they run by) 
  3. Donate - support Sand Creek financially.
    1. Sponsor a child with a per lap donation (or flat rate)
    2. Advertise your business logo on our Fun Run shirts. 
    3. Consider asking for company /corporate matching for your child's total donation
We look forward to another FUN RUN day filled with school spirit and wonderful memories.  This is a family event, so please feel free to join us to run/walk with your child and to cheer on our students.

Thanks again for your continued support,
SCE Parent/Teacher Organization (PTO)

Parent Fun Run Shirts



Shirts for 2017 have been ordered.  PTO will have a couple extra available for purchase at the next PTO meeting on September 12th.  If you purchased a shirt, we will send it home with your student on Thursday, September 14th.