Walt Disney Spirit Week and Food Drive

Walt Disney Spirit Week and Canned Food Drive

November 18-22, 2019

Are you ready to show your school spirit for a great cause? Then join in next week and participate in the annual Walt Disney Canned Food Drive! All canned food is donated to a local food pantry to help families in need this holiday and throughout the year!

  • Mismatched Monday – Bring in ONE canned good and wear your silliest socks and craziest clothes mismatched, backwards and all around silly!
  • Teddy Bear Tuesday – Bring in TWO canned goods and your favorite stuffed animal can join you at school for the day!
  • Wacky Hair Wednesday – Bring in TWO canned goods and show off your zaniest, most creative hair-do!
  • “Twin, Triplet, or Teacher” Thursday – Bring in ONE canned good and dress like your teacher OR coordinate with friends to wear similar outfits and hairstyles for the day!
  • Famous Person Friday – Bring in AS MANY CANNED GOODS AS YOU CAN and wear the stylings of your favorite real famous person (What would your real life hero, favorite athlete, or most-liked historical figure wear?)

The classroom that collects the most items will earn a HOT COCOA PARTY! There will be a winner in K-2 AND in 3-5!!!

Sponsored by ECHO Club (Encouraging Children to Help Others)


Walt Disney Elementary’s Inaugural Dolphin Dash Color Run

Get Ready For the Inaugural Dolphin Dash Color Run on May 18th!  We welcome parents to join our students in the inaugural Dolphin Dash Color Run. We are looking for volunteers and parents to cheer. Sign up to volunteer here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0f4faca823a3fd0-dolphin.  We are looking for volunteers to help set up the morning of the race, to help students and classes during the race and to help clean up after the race. We are also looking for parents to run with their students and to cheer on everyone!  Its a great day to be a Dolphin!This PTO event will celebrate and promote wellness, as our students collect donations, and then do a color run during the school day on a marked course on Walt Disney Elementary grounds.

PTO is hoping to find community sponsors to help cover event costs, such as student event shirts  If you own, work for, or know a company that would be interested in helping sponsor our event please contact Anne Bolster at (574) 335-9979 or annebolster@gmail.com.