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Holiday Reading Challenge Incentive
Holiday Reading Incentive Program
December 19, 2015 – January 4, 2016
Once again, we would like to encourage students to continue reading during the winter break. Attached is the log students can use to keep track of their minutes – 20 minutes a day for at least 15 days during winter break, December 19, 2015 – January 4, 2016. Students must read a total of 300 minutes or more to be eligible for the prizes.
For the third straight year, GCS is offering several exciting incentives for students!
To be eligible for incentives all reading logs should be turned into Media Specialists by January 8, 2016.
Winners will be announced the week of January 25, 2016.
Elementary and Middle School Incentives:
Please note: We will need a list of names of all elementary and middle students eligible for the UNCG games from each school. UNCG will provide an electronic certificate to be distributed to students. 300 minutes
All elementary and middle students who read at least 300 minutes during Winter Break can receive a complimentary ticket to the UNCG men’s basketball game on February 28th against Mercer. Family members of qualifying students can purchase discounted tickets for $5.00 to the game. All tickets must be secured through the UNCG ticket office by Monday, February 22nd. Information about how to secure these tickets will be included on the certificate, which will be given to the students who qualify.
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GCS is in the second week of the TTM district-wide competition! It began on November 9th and ends on December 18th. Let's show GCS what Aycock can do!
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Upcoming Dates to remember
Dec. 8th - SBLT Mtg. 4:15pm
Winter Concert 5:30
Dec. 10th - Basketball vs. Penn Griffin
Wrestling @ Penn Griffin
Dec. 14th - Magnet Monday
Basketball vs. Eastern
Wrestling @ Eastern
Dec. 17th - Basketball vs. Jackson
Dec. 19th - Holiday Reading Challenge Begins