The Irving Schools Foundation is hosting a Twitter campaign and awarding a grant to the winning school. Entries will be accepted from October 24th-30st. All pumpkins will be displayed in the Townsell Library.
Carve, paint, or decorate a pumpkin that represents a character from your favorite book or novel.
Post a photo of your pumpkin on Twitter with #ISFReads.
Be sure to follow @iisdfoundation to be eligible to win an ISF grant for your school.
Monday, October 24 - “Hugs Not Drugs!” Bring your favorite stuffed animal to school.
Tuesday, October 25 - “Put a Cap on Drugs” Wear a cap to school.
Wednesday, October 26 “Lei Off Drugs” Dress Hawaiian. Wear a Hawaiian shirt and leis with uniform bottoms.
Thursday, October 27 “Team Up Against Drugs” Wear school uniform bottoms with team shirts such as little league or Pro Sports team.
Friday, October 28 “Be a HERO not a zero.” Choose not to use drugs. Dress up as a real hero (police officer, fire fighter) or a super hero.
Irving ISD was named the 2015 National Advanced Placement (AP) District of the Year for expanding student access to AP courses and improving AP Exam performance.
$22.5 million in scholarships were award to students in 2015. 137 scholars were awarded scholarships through The Irving Schools Foundation.