Discovery's VPO will be contucting our Annual Spell-a-Thon to raise money to support different school programs. Pledge envelopes and spelling words will be sent home on Thursday, October 12 in Thursday Folders. Students can seek out sponsorships based on each word spelled correctly or may request a flat donation. Your child will needd to return their envelope to school by Thursday, October 26. Discovery students in grades 1-5 will take the Spell-a-Thon test on October 26, kindergarten students will take their test another day yet to be determined. Pledge envelopes will be returned to your student with their individual results of the Spell-a-Thon test on Thursday, November 2.
The Spell-a-Thon Timeline:
Thursday, October 12 - Pledge envelopes sent home
October 12- October 25 - Students study their words and seek sponsors
October 26 - Spell-a-Thon test day! Please return pledge envelopes on this date
November 2 - Pledge Envelopes will be sent home with students, along with theri individual results of the Spell-a-Thon test
November 2- November 15 - Student collect pledge amounts from sponsors
November 16 - All pledges and donations are due by 10:00 am in order to be eligible for prizes and or drawings