Lake Elementary Annual Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart Events
On March 10, Lake Elementary students participated in its annual Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart Event. Students that raised donations online or by bringing in donations that day were invited to attend a Jump Rope for Heart party in the gym.
On March 18, fifth to eighth grade students attended a 3-on-3 Tournament in the gym. Students participated throughout the previous week in a 3-on-3 tourney through physical education class. The students that won their grade level were presented with $5 gift card from Subway at Pit Stop.
This year the students, families and friends of the Lake community raised $19, 425 for the American Heart Association. This year’s donations were the most raised to date at the school. Lake Elementary was second in the state for donations and first in Ascension Parish last year for a Combination Event.