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2019 Relay for Life awards presented at last School Board meeting

Relay for Life logo   Bertie County Schools Logo

 

It is through strong partnerships like that of Relay for Life and our school system that help to bring awareness to great causes, and which help to unite all for a common good. Once again, in 2019 we had 100% school participation!! Let us do it again this year, and raise even more money to fight cancer! 

 

At the School Board meeting on Feb. 12, Relay for Life Chair JoAnn Jordan presented the following awards...

 

Rising Star Awards

-For Teams that raised from $1,000 to $2,499

            Central Services

            Bertie Early College High School

            Bertie High School

            Bertie Middle School

            Askewville Preschool

            Aulander Elementary School

 

Bronze Awards

-For Teams that raised from $2,500 to $3,499

            Colerain Elementary

            West Bertie Elementary

 

Silver Award

-For raising $3,500 or more dollars

            Windsor Elementary

 

  • WES was in the Top 10 for fundraising efforts at #8.

 

Traveling Trophies for 2019:

CHAIN OF HOPE – WEST BERTIE ELEMENTARY

West Bertie Principal Tawanda Smallwood

TOP FUNDRAISING – WINDSOR ELEMENTARY

Interim Windsor Elementary Principal Fannie Williams

TOP FUNDRAISING SCHOOL PER CAPITA – COLERAIN ELEMENTARY @ $14.10 per student

Colerain Elementary Teacher Regina Lee   a student from Colerain Elementary

 

  • The school system (and all Relay participants) received commemorative lapel pins for being a national award winner in 2018. Mrs. JoAnn Jordan, Event Chair, encouraged all recipients to proudly wear them on their person.

 

Amanda Bunch and Kim Cooper

Relay Advocate Awards

Amanda Bunch

Kim Cooper

(For dedication and work behind the scenes.)

 

 

  • Per Cent Increase Awards – Certificates were also presented for each team whose contributions in 2019 topped the year before.