15th Annual Steps for Students

St. Jerome News

15th Annual Steps for Students

January 16, 2020

We are about 1 month away from Steps 4 Students.  We hope all students can join us February 15, 2020 for the 15th Annual Steps 4 Students 5K.  This is an exciting event held every year which brings together all our fellow Catholic Schools as we raise funds to help support Catholic Education at our respective schools.  100% of donations and registrations go towards our school.  Money raised (outside of the registration) by each child will count towards the family commitment.  The offline donation form has been attached for family members that would prefer to donate by check or cash.

You can register by going to the following website: https://www.steps4students.org/

Register by:

  1. January 13 to have Crazy Hair January 14

  2. January 17 to wear Pajamas/Sports Jersey January 22

  3. January 30 to dress in your favorite decade or Neon on February 7

  4. Registered students will get a St. Jerome Steps Wristband that can be worn at school

Fund raise:

  1. For every $50 raised, your child will earn a raffle ticket to wear any colored shoes until the end of school

  2. $100 by 2/17/19: Dessert Social with Principal and Dance Party on February 21

  3. $250 by 2/21/19: Silly String Battle on February 25 and special St. Jerome Socks that can be worn any day of the remaining school year

Top Prizes

  1. Top Class in Participation or Fundraising: Chick Fil A party

  2. Top Individual Fundraiser: Make a promo video to post to the School’s Facebook, Wear any color shoe from March until the end of school, and win a Pizza Party for the class

  3. Top Class each week for participation will get the St. Jerome Bulldog in their class

Congratulations to Gabriel Espitia and Andrea Doceti for their winning designs that inspired this years shirt!  Thanks to all those who participated.  Shirts are available to order and orders will be due January 17th.  Please contact me if your company is interested in sponsoring.  I have attached the information on sponsorship.  The deadline to sponsor the shirt is January 20th.

Lastly, our training group will be starting up again on Saturdays at 3 PM.  The class with the most participation each week will win the golden sneaker.

Please contact me with any questions at mthomeer@gmail.com