Read-A-Thon Starts Friday!!!
Wed, Feb 12 4:50pm

It's Read-A-Thon time!

We invite all PS 107 families to participate in this wonderful event to promote literacy and a love of reading while raising money for PS 107! Here's the low-down!


  1. Beginning Friday, February 14 and ending Sunday, March 1 , students use their “Home Reading Log” to track the number of minutes of reading completed each day. (Extra Home Reading Log forms are available at We ask Parents/Guardian to please verify each day’s reading by initialing on the line for that day. Assigned reading counts too! Parent/Guardian assisted reading allowed for K and 1st grade readers.

  2. Add up all minutes read, figure out what each sponsor owes you and collect your pledges. All “Home Reading Logs,” “Donor Forms” and donations must be handed in by Friday, March 6 , 2020. (Extra Donor Forms are also available at

PARTICIPATION: All students enrolled at PS 107 are eligible to participate in the Read-A-Thon. The Read-A-Thon runs from Friday, February 14 through Sunday, March 1 . All reading completed during that time (including assigned reading) counts towards the Read-A-Thon.

PRIZES: We will award prizes for students with the most minutes read schoolwide and in each grade. Prizes are gift certificates to Books Are Magic, Nitehawk Cinema, Terrace Books, Powerhouse on 8th and Ample Hills Creamery.

Schoolwide Prizes:

  • 1st place – ($100 Ample Hills Gift Card)
  • 2nd place – ($75 Ample Hills Gift Card)
  • 3rd place – ($50 Nitehawk Gift Card)

K-5th Grade Prizes:

  • 1st place – ($25 Gift Card to one of the bookstores listed above)
  • 2nd place – ($15 Gift Card to one of the bookstores listed above)
  • 3rd place – ($10 Gift Card to one of the bookstores listed above)

PLEDGES: Students are encouraged to get as many donor pledges as they can during the event. Donors can pledge a certain amount per minute read or may make a flat pledge.

TURNING IN PLEDGES: Please return your Donor Forms and Home Reading Logs along with the donations you’ve collected to your teacher by Friday, March 6 , 2020.

CHECKS: Checks should be made out to “PS 107 Parent Teacher Association” or donations can be made online at

WHO THIS BENEFITS: The money earned will go towards fun programs, activities and field trips that compliment the curriculum and enrich students’ academic experience at PS 107!


Any questions? Please contact Carolina Carvalho-Cross at


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