Sullins Academy Students Give Back with Jump Rope for Heart Program

April 17, 2018

 

During the month of February, Sullins Academy participated in the American Heart Association Jump Rope for Heart program. Through this community service project, our students were educated on the importance of heart health while having a great time jumping rope. Throughout the campaign the students raised money for the American Heart Association (AHA) to fund research and provide educational materials to lower the risk of heart disease and stroke.

 

This project has allowed Sullins Academy to build school spirit, spread AHA awareness, and teach our students the importance of giving back to the community.  The AHA’s program also allowed each student to create a custom website to raise funds - giving them ownership of the process and teaching them valuable lessons on goal setting and responsibility.

 

Sullins Academy has participated in this program for more than 15 years, and this year the 60 students who actively participated raised $5,679! The top three family fundraisers will get a chance to “Slime” the Head of School Roy Vermillion, P.E. Teacher Kim Long, and Middle School teacher Amy Morris, at a school-wide assembly on April 13.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Featured Posts

Sullins Academy marks Golden Anniversary

December 15, 2016

1/1
Please reload

Recent Posts

November 18, 2019

September 6, 2019

March 25, 2019

March 5, 2019

February 9, 2019

December 19, 2018

Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

Located in Bristol VA, Sullins Academy develops students in grades PS-8 into

confident, lifelong learners who have the academic, character, and leadership skills to succeed in high school and beyond.

SULLINS ACADEMY

22218 Sullins Academy Bristol, VA 24202

phone 276.669.4101   fax 276.669.4294

email info@sullinsacademy.org

Sullins Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, or any other legally protected status in the administration of its educational, admission, financial aid or employment policies, or any other programs administered by the School.

© 2020 by Sullins Academy. 

  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Instagram - White Circle
  • YouTube - White Circle
  • Vimeo - White Circle