Read-A-Thon 2021!

Drum Roll please…. 🥁🥁🥁

We are so excited to announce the 2021 Read-a-Thon results!  Our Owls, Families, Friends and Community have knocked it out of the park!  During the month of October our students read 159,712 minutes and raised over $8,347.30!!!!!
Top Reader:Grade level 3-5:  read 7,490 minutes 🤩 

Grade K-2:  read 3,999 minutes 🎉
Top fundraisers raised:Grade level 3-5: $577.30 💥 

Grade level k-2:  $763.72 🎉
🏅The winning prize for each of these students is a new Kindle Fire tablet!  Congratulations to ALL of our participants! We are so proud of YOU! 
🍕🧁 We also have class prizes for participation, total minutes read, and top fundraisers that will include pizza parties (donated by Vic’s Pizza) as well as popcorn parties and special treats for the top readers in each class.  
⭐️ We also achieved 71% school participation this year which means that Mr. Brock will be receiving a couple of pre-Thanksgiving pies in the face!  We can’t say enough about how awesome and good natured our Principal is!  
❤️ We want to thank our volunteers for their endless support.  A special shout out to Stefanie Slakey, Pat Slosson, Melisa Walker and Sarah Nelson for all your help making this Read-a-thon run smoothly!!  We also want to thank Barnes & Noble, McDonalds, Applebees, I’talias, Vic’s Pizza, Buffalo Wild Wings and all the other community partners that donated so generously to the school.  
🦉 Last but not least—Thank you to the McLane Family (Families, Teachers, Staff and Friends) for your endless support!  We appreciate you!!!  
**The winning students and classes were announced today (Friday) at school.  We did not include any names so we can maintain kiddo privacy!

You can also now donate directly via PayPal! Select Read-A-Thon in the dropdown.

Read-a-Thon Packet – Coming Soon!

This year weekly reading minutes will be submitted online. Please submit your weekly reading minutes below:

Week 1 October 1-9

Week 2 October 10-16

Week 3 October 17-23

Week 4 October 24-31

ON LINE DONATIONS are an easy way friends and family can help you raise money for the Read-a-Thon! Click for that page.

Click the link below and include the STUDENT’S NAME in the “Add A Note” section just before completing the donation process.
* This is very important so your donation counts towards the student’s minutes.
Thank you for supporting McLane Elementary!! 

Virtual Book Fair at Barnes and Noble!

Give back and stock up! The VIRTUAL McLane Read-a-thon Book Fair will take place 18-22 October! More information coming!

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