- 120 more students participated. We went from 24% of the school tracking their reading over the summer to 37%!
- 6,951 more total hours read this year!
- 36 more students made the 50 Hour Club. This puts 115 students of the 310 having read 50+ hours. There were 79 students in 2012.
- Notable participant jump from last summer? 5th Grade: 34 more students. 3rd Grade: 40 more students. This places these grades with have a participant increase of 100% or more!
Congratulations to the following Reading Rocks winners:
- Reading Raffle by Grade: $25 Gift Card from ToysandCo. (K) S. Smith, (1st) L. Hinson, (2nd) D. Carter, (3rd) C. Barlow, (4th) W. Huff, and (5th) C. Blanton.
- Top Reader in Each Grade: $50 Gift Card (K) Charlie H., (1st) Sarah Emily C., (2nd) Westen S., (3rd) Molly C., (4th) Shanayia M., and (5th) Tie: Kellen L. and Belen S.
- Top 2 Readers in the School: $75 Gift Card Connor S. (5th) and Jimmy C. (2nd)
- Grand Raffle Prize: FREE Bike from Bikesource Christopher R. (5th)
- Cotswold Family Medicine
- Children’s Urgent Care
- Cotswold PTA
- Toys and Co
- Chick-fil-A Cotswold – Special thanks for hosting summer Read In’s and the 50 Hour Club Cookies!
A HUGE ‘Thank You’ to all the Reading Rocks! Volunteers – this day could not happen without all your hard work and dedication (you know who you are!). Regards, Joe-Anne Saldarini and Dr. Cindy Urbanski Reading Rocks Committee Co-Chairs