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Hoopin' for Literacy Event Raises $ for Sports Books in Elementary Libraries

photo of Hoopin for Literacy Teams

Hoopin' for Literacy 5th graders and their teachers pose for a group shot at the 2nd annual event, which raised $125 for each elementary school library to purchase sports books.


To earn sports books for their school libraries, Lake Shore's 5th graders played in the 2nd Annual "Hoopin' for Literacy." The Lake Shore Central Teachers' Association (LSCTA) donated $125 toward these books for EACH elementary school library.

Congratulations to the following team members:

HIGHLAND: Kayleigh Friend, Irelyn Gelster, Nyah Govan, Evelynn Pickard, Emerson Kowalski, James White, Julian Coffman, Mason White

J.T. WAUGH: Kiyah Avis, Elvera Golden, Kaz Jimerson, Emerie John, Mayce Jones, Lindy Jo Williams, Camryn Wilson, Jordan Yeager

A.J. SCHMIDT: Dominic Pecori, Ben Wamback Roman Fleming, Emerson Singleton, Pasquale Syracuse, Somaya Barreno, Amelia Hartinger, Karlee Kreuzer, Arianna Ruff, Sophie Dirscoll

Coordinators Michele Hornberger and Evan Koehler are proud of all students who participated in this event, which unites sports and the importance of literacy! Special thanks to: Melissa Bergler, Billy Sills, Mrs. Musty, Mr. Kowalski, Coach Wyatt, Coach Parker-Norton, Coach Rocque, Coach Pici and Coach Gerken.