Recess Relay - is Here!
“Hunt for a Cure” Recess Relay at Raccoon School
“Hunt for a Cure” Recess Relay Week at Raccoon Grade School will be held April 27th-
We will kickoff our event on Friday, April 24th. We will educate the children
about cancer and the mission of the American Cancer Society and raise funds to
support the battle against cancer.
Our “Hunt for a Cure” Recess Relay Schedule
Monday, April 27th- Scope out the Future; wear your sunglasses
Tuesday, April 28th- Glow your Support; wear your neon
Wednesday, April 29th- Camouflage Cancer; wear your camo gear
Thursday, April 30th- Honor all Warriors; wear your favorite hat
Friday, May 1st- Hunt for a Cure; wear your Relay shirts/purple **Public is invited to attend our Recess Relay at 1:00pm at RGS .
Throughout the week, Raccoon Beta Club and Student Council will be selling Relay
gear. We will have Hair Bows for $5, Bandanas for $3, Dog tags for $1, Pencils for
$.25 We will also have Luminaria bags available for $1. These bags can be filled out
in remembrance of lost loved ones, or in honor of survivors. The bags will be
displayed in our gym during the event Friday, May 1st at 1:00pm.
Students, staff, and community are encouraged to bring in spare change and
donations to our office throughout the week. If we reach our goal of $1500, School
Superintendent, Matt Renaud, and Science teacher, Chris White will compete against
each other in a Camo hunt/Sumo wrestling style the following week.
Cancer survivors are invited to contact the school and join us as we begin our event
with a moment of honor. We invite the community to walk laps with us as we
Celebrate, Remember, and Fight Back on Friday, May 1st at 1:00pm. If you are
interested in making a donation to our cause, please feel free to contact the school. All
profits raised will be donated to the American Cancer Society via Relay for Life.
Please contact the Raccoon School office (532-7329) with any questions.