Admin

Hoops for Heart

Hoops for Heart
Posted on 02/26/2018
This is the image for the news article titled Hoops for Heart

Everitt Middle School will be doing a Hoops for Heart event this year. This event is partnered through the American Heart Association.

Everitt students have the chance to participate in "Donate to Play" events. Up until March 22nd, students can participate in the following events in the gymnasium during lunch:

Tuesdays and Thursdays:  

  • 3v3 Basketball Tournament -$5 fee per player; students only have to pay once -Students can come watch these games for $1 

 Wednesdays

  • Free Throw Contests -$2 fee per participant; students only have to pay once -Students can come watch this contest for $1

  • Jump Rope -Which student can get the most jumps in 4 minutes? -$2 fee per participant; students only have to pay once -Top 4 students will have the chance to compete on March 23rd in the school-wide assembly
  • Plank -Which student can hold the plank the longest? -$2 fee per participant; students only have to pay once -Top 4 students will have the chance to compete on March 23rd in the school-wide assembly
  • PACER Test -Which student can get the most laps? -$2 fee per participant; students only have to pay once -Top 4 students will have the chance to compete on March 23rd in the school-wide assembly

On March 23rd, our American Heart Association event will be held. Students that paid the fees to participate in 3v3 basketball and/or the Free Throw contest will have the chance to compete against a teacher/staff team in a school-wide assembly. Top students that paid the fees to participate in jump rope, plank, and/or PACER will showcase their skills in the school-wide assembly.

All of these donations will be going to the American Heart Association. In addition, up until March 23rd, students will be encouraged to donate $1 in order to participate in Fridays Books and Basketball Club after school.

If you would like to donate online, you can do so by clicking on the link below. Thank you for your support. http://www2.heart.org/site/TR?fr_id=3196&pg=company&company_id=105199

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2018 West Corporation. All rights reserved.