Schools

EES students rewarded for participation in reading contest

Thursday, Jan 03,2013

Elba Elementary School students Richmond Singletary, Trenton Hamilton, Yada Caldwell, and Lauren Haley won a school drawing for an Auburn/Alabama team football or team t-shirt of  choice.
Elementary students were required to read six books on their grade level throughout a 6-week period. The reading contest was sponsored by the AEA’s (Alabama Education Association) “Be a Champion and Read” promotion.

Photo: The “Be a Champion and Read” promotion winners at Elba Elementary School were  Richmond Singletary, Trenton Hamilton, Yada Caldwell, and Lauren Haley. As winners of a school drawing held in conjunction with this reading event, these students were allowed to choose either an Auburn/Alabama t-shirt or football. They are shown here with EES principal Rene’ Averett (left) and librarian Traci Bell (right).