READ-A-THON: Rockstars! (tomorrow/Friday deadline for reading minutes, Wednesday deadline for donations)
Thu, Apr 18 3:29pm
Thornhill Elementary


We have collectively read more than 140,000 minutes and have raised $20,000! Together we can exceed our expectations - and knock this fundraiser out of the park. Our Thunderbirds are ready to take on the challenge! 

Over 69% of Thornhill students have signed up for the Read-a-thon!

Sign-up here: If you have any questions about how to do this, please contact Marie Fox, school librarian, at

Timed reading sessions will end TOMORROW, Friday, April 19, but you can still collect sponsors until Wednesday, April 24.

Teachers have performed their promised challenges! Ms. Novak walked on her hands and Ms. Gustafson had a pie thrown in her face. Ms. Fox will have an ice bucket dumped on her head on Friday, and Mr. Daubenspeck will dye his hair at our $22,000 stretch goal.

Our current standings are:

  • Class with most participation: Ms. Van Ostrand at 100% - AMAZING!!!!
  • Class with most funds raised: Ms. Holman at over $3,100  
  • Class with most minutes read: Ms. Gustafson at over 21,000 minutes!

Sign up to help with our reward parties here

Thanks to everyone for their support, we have been reading a ton and having so much fun!

Marie Fox, Angela Engel & Adimika Arthur