Posted: September 13, 2019
Esgenoopetitj School Terry Fox Walk,Wednesday, September 25, 2019 and Fundraising Month!!
Dear Parents, Guardians and Families!!
Esgenoopetitj School students will participate in our annual Terry Fox walk on Wednesday, September 25 (Rain Date: Thursday, September 26) The walk will take place at 12:30 to 1:30 pm leaving from the school and going to the new walking park!!
The students will be wearing "I'm running for___ " and will have the names of their Loved Ones who have gone through the Cancer journey. We are asking all the students to help raise money for this cause by participating in weekly events at the school, donating to the "pie in the face" jar or simply, money may be donated.
Our goal this year is to raise $500 MINIMUM and $1000 or over, MAXIMUM!!
Weekly Events Beginning Next Week: **$1.00 to participate in EACH THEME DAY!! **
Monday, Sept. 16: Funky Hair Day! Go nuts with color, gel, ribbons, ect, whatever you can do whacky, wild and crazy with your hair, DO IT!
Friday, Sept. 20: Superhero Day!! Dress up as your favorite Super Hero OR Villain!!
Monday, Sept. 23: Backwards Day!! Have a hoot and wear your clothes backwards today!!
Wednesday, Sept. 25: LETTER THEME DAY!! For example T like Terry Fox, dress up in relation to that letter. T-Students can wear Teal or Turquoise, tiara, turtle neck, or tutus AND even a T-Shirt covered in Tambourines! Be creative for each letter in Terry Fox's name!
FINALLYYYYYY!!! (DRUM ROLL PLEASE)
IF we raise $500.00/The students get an EXTENDED Recess!!
IF we raise $1000.00/The staff of Esgenoopetitj School will challenge the students in a volleyball game! Come on, everyone, let's make the $1000!!!
Let's work together to raise money to help fund Cancer research and the cure. All proceeds raised go to the Terry Fox Cancer Foundation and go towards researching new methods to fight cancer and hopefully, an end one day in the future. Cancer can and WILL be beaten.
Rod Stewart: Never Give Up on a Dream: Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope
Terry Fox's quotes provided by terryfox.org website: