Student Council Sponsors Cancer Awareness Week

NOTE:  CANCER WEEK FUNDRAISING WILL BE EXTENDED THROUGH FEBRUARY 1, 2017

The AES Student Council is sponsoring Cancer Awareness Week from Monday, January 23rd through Friday, January 27th.   Students are encouraged to participate by wearing the colors listed below and by participating in our week long fundraisers also described below.

Monday--Pink/Breast Cancer

Tuedsay--Orange/Leukemia

Wednesday--Blue/Colon Cancer

Thursday--Green/Kidney Canmcer

Friday--Gold Childhood Cancer

Throughout the week there will be various fundraisers occurring in the school.   Funds raised will be donated in memory of Frank White, a beloved foster grandparent who passed away a few years ago.All students are able to purchase a "Cancer Duck" for $1.50 from the school store.  Throughout this week the school store will be open from 7:40 to 8:00 am.   Middle Tier students are participating in a "Coin Wars" competition (although all staff and students are invited to add cash to any jar throughout the week.)  Each grade level is working to fill special jars with coins and each coin is worth one point.  Dollar bill denominations are worth negative points and will bring down the point value of a jar.  In this fun filled event, students tried to sabotage their peers by adding dollar denominationd into other jars.  All funds raised in the Penny Wars will be donated to "Keeping You Me and Memories Alive" which is a non-profit organization that provides aid and support to adult residents of Central New Hampshire who are coping with cancer.