Grade 3/4 R/M – Anne Ring/Katie Mott

 

 

Sept 18

LMSTS 1st ANNUAL WALK A THON

As part of the physical education curriculum all students at LMSTS (whether or not they collect pledges) will be participating in a school walk a thon.

Students are encouraged to collect sponsors to raise money for both our school and the Terry Fox Foundation and to collect food for the Parker St. Food Bank.

FOR EACH SPONSOR YOUR CHILD GETS,  HE OR SHE WILL GET 1 TICKET FOR  A PRIZE DRAW.

During the walk a thon grade 6 students will be collecting food donations from homes on the route for the Parker St. Food Bank.   In advance of the walk-a-thon, we will be delivering notices to homes on our route requesting that they place non- perishable food items on their steps marked with LMST.

WHO:                    All LMST Students

WHAT:                  1ST Annual LMST Walk-a-Thon

WHEN: Thursday Oct 3 – Rain Date : Thursday Oct 10

 TIME:                     Start 1:15- Finish 2:15

 WHERE:                Around neighbourhood  - route map attached – Our School Liaison Officer, Cst. Heather Moran will be present at this activity.

WHY:                     To encourage physical activity as well as raise money for the school for various items on teacher wish lists not covered by our School Board Budget or our H&S Budget. For example furniture (kidney tables), balls use by students at recess and lunch time, point 2 views for each classroom, and extra resource materials for teachers.

NOTE:                   Because of safety issues, we do not encourage students to go door to door collecting sponsors for this event.  Just collect from family and friends.