Anyone know the meaning of antidisestablishmentarianism? Kearny Elks award dictionaries to help local kids look it up

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

elks.jpg

The Dictionary Project was founded in 1995 by Mary French of Charleston, SC. It’s primary focus is to promote literacy to children in third-grade as they transition from learning how to read to identify and use information. Elks joined this movement in 2004. Nationwide they have donated more than 1.2 million dictionaries to third-grade students and their teachers as sponsors of the Dictionary Project over the last 6 years. There are 600 lodges that actively participate in the program. Kearny Elks Lodge #2478 with the help Frank Buso, Angela Buso and Sheila Stephenson distributed 72 dictionaries to 3rd graders at the Hayden/Winkelman (Pictured) and at the Ray Primary Schools. (Submitted photo)

admin (7655 Posts)


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Hambly K-8 names Students of the Week

    21 hours ago
    by

    Leonor Hambly K-8 School has announced its Students of the Week for the weeks of Nov.


    Ray Board has vacancy

    21 hours ago
    by

    The Ray Unified School District Governing Board has a vacancy which will be filled by an appointment made by Pinal County School Superintendent Jill Broussard.


    Lady Cats open season in Holiday Hoops Tourney

    22 hours ago
    by

    Copper Basin News The Lady Cats’ basketball team opens its season participating in the 2014 Holiday Hoops Girls’ Basketball Tournament at Phoenix Christian Jr./Sr. High School.


    Copper Basin basketball seasons starts with away games for Ray, Hayden

    22 hours ago
    by

    Copper Basin News The Bearcats boys’ basketball team will open its season with back-to-back road games.


  • Stories Just For You

    Pastor’s Corner: Not My Way

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Pastor Joe Palmer Fellowship Baptist Church The song I think of when I think of Frank Sinatra is, “My […]


    Kearny Police Report

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    According to state law, there are two methods by which police may arrest suspected offenders. The suspect may be physically […]


    Jr. Bearcats end season undefeated and champions

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Andrew Luberda Copper Basin News The Ray Jr. High 8th Grade girls’ basketball team finished its season undefeated while […]


    Lady Bearcats get important win against Wildcats

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Andrew Luberda Copper Basin News The Bearcats girls’ basketball team put itself in good position to secure a sectional […]


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin