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Conn vs. Powell- Principal Dance-Off!

THANK YOU to everyone involved with the Principal Dance-Off!  It was a blast.  Congratulations to Mr. Miller from Powell who won THIS TIME :)

Here are photos, videos, and links.  Thanks to the News and Observer, WNCN, WTVD, and WCPSS for all of the great news coverage! :


WCPSS Blog Article
http://bit.ly/1gyWtSL


                              Conn PTA's photos:
                                  https://t.co/PS14i767aD

Conn parent video of Mr. Richburg's performance:


                                Before the Dance Off...

                                WAKE UP AND READ PRINCIPAL DANCE OFF
                                Thursday, March 27th at 7pm

                                    The event will be held at Ligon Middle School auditorium (706 East Lenoir Street, Raleigh NC 27601) and doors open at 6:30pm. Enter event through auditorium entrance only. Bring a new/gently used                                     book to donate. Park on Haywood Street or Hopemont Street. You can also park in any of the Ligon Middle School parking lots. Please wear Conn shirts or BLACK!   (....or purple for you Powell fans :) )
                                    The event is designed to stir school spirit for Conn and Powell magnet elementary schools, and will also bring in book donations for the WAKE Up and Read Book Drive.

                                Links:

                                    Wake Up and Read:  

                                    Principals face off, breakdance, and Macarena to support literacy:

                                    Group collecting 40,000 books for low-income Wake County children




                            VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! 

                                The book delivery and sorting will take place at the Wake Education Partnership on Hillsborough Street. Volunteers are needed to take a few boxes of books on Thursday night and deliver them the next                                 day, Friday, March 28, to Wake Ed any time during the day. Their offices are located at 706 Hillsborough Street, Suite A. 
                                Volunteers are needed to assist with book collection at the event and need to arrive at 7 p.m. We'll also need some extra hands at the end of the night to pack up the books and load their cars.

                                *WAKE Up and Read also has a sign-up for this and other events, including the book-sorting on Saturday, which could be a massive undertaking -- they hope to have 40K books! That sign up is                                                     here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040F48ACAD2FA46-book