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Ms. Hamilton from New York NY is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

2018 College Signing Day Celebration

My students need college swag to represent the colleges and universities they will be attending.

  • $519 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a non-screening school because we believe every child has the right to learn and dream big. 75% of our students are eligible for free or reduced lunch.

Two-thirds of our seniors will be the first in their families to attend college.

Approximately one third will be the first in their home to graduate from high school.

At our school, we have a vibrant advisory program that focuses on the inseparable connection between social/emotional learning and academic success. Our students know and believe they will change the world needs.

My Project

College Signing Day 2018

My students need to see that we celebrate the college-going legacy they help create at our school.

Our students will change the future for their families as the next take step towards college.

My Project

College Signing Day will celebrate the senior classes work from our December celebration of the college app process to deciding where to attend college.

Our day of celebration will also be a day of inspiration for the 9th-11th graders at our school.

By making a college-going culture the coolest thing to be a part of, we will make sure that our school community understands that hard work will pay off!

Our huge celebration will include a school-wide assembly in which underclassmen will present our seniors with decorated shout-out pennants. Our seniors will announce their signing commitment to the student body. Seniors will then participate in a series of activities: designing college chalk t-shirts.

At our celebration, students will increase their chances for winning door prizes like a bed in a bag, alarm clock, and other college basics by having had excellent attendance, being on the honor roll, or receiving role model nominations.

Ms. Hamilton
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Nanda Home Clocky, the original runaway alarm clock on wheels, Red (loud rolling clock perfect to help heavy sleepers who snooze wake up) • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
AmazonBasics 5-Piece Bed-In-A-Bag - Twin/Twin Extra-Long, Grey Leaf • Amazon Business $38.99 1 $38.99
Gildan Men's Assorted V-Neck T-Shirts 5 Pack, Multi • Amazon Business $10.97 3 $32.91
School Specialty Felt Pennants, 9 x 22 Inches, Assorted Colors, 12 Pieces • Amazon Business $10.65 3 $31.95
Fitness Tracker Muzili YG3 Plus Activity Tracker with Heart Rate Monitor Fitness Watch, IP67 Waterproof Smart Wristband with Calorie Counter Step Counter Sleep Monitor for Android and IOS • Amazon Business $29.97 1 $29.97
Laptop Backpack, Travel Computer Bag for Women & Men, Anti Theft Water Resistant College School Bookbag, Slim Business Backpack w/ USB Charging Port Fits UNDER 17" Laptop & Notebook by Mancro (Grey) • Amazon Business $26.99 1 $26.99
Gildan Men's Assorted V-Neck T-Shirts 5 Pack,Multi • Amazon Business $10.97 2 $21.94
CH Hanson 3 in Brass Interlocking Stencils Letters and Numbers 92 Piece Set • Amazon Business $19.28 1 $19.28
Hanes Men's 2 Pack X-Temp Performance T-Shirt, Black, 3X-Large • Amazon Business $17.00 1 $17.00
Brilliant Bee - 18 Mega Pack of Liquid Chalk Markers • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Delta Creative Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint (8-Ounce), 0802 Textile Medium • Amazon Business $11.52 1 $11.52
Gildan Men's Assorted V-Neck T-Shirts 5 Pack, Multi • Amazon Business $10.97 1 $10.97
Gildan Men's Assorted V-Neck T-Shirts 5 Pack,Multi • Amazon Business $10.97 1 $10.97
Household Essentials 2026 Pop-Up Collapsible Mesh Laundry Hamper | Black • Amazon Business $10.39 1 $10.39
MESHA 12 Inches Assorted Color Party Balloons (144 Pcs) - USA SELLER • Amazon Business $10.26 1 $10.26
Crafts 4 ALL Fabric Markers Permanent 12 Pack premium quality bright dual tip stained fine writers art fabric pens BY Child safe,water-based & non-toxic • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Gildan Men's Crew T-Shirts, Assortment, Medium 5 Pack • Amazon Business $9.97 1 $9.97
eBoot Glitter Foam Stickers Letter Sticker Self Adhesive Letters, Assorted Colors, 5 Sets • Amazon Business $8.89 1 $8.89
Beacon Adhesives FG4OZBOT12 Felt Glue, 4-Ounce • Amazon Business $8.52 1 $8.52
Stick It Felt 1-Inch Numbers & Letters, Blue 80/Pkg • Amazon Business $8.15 1 $8.15
Mayin Quick Dry Hanging Toiletry and Bath Organizer with 8 Storage Compartments, Shower Tote, Mesh Shower Caddy, Perfect Dorm, Gym, Camp & Travel Tote Bag, Black • Amazon Business $7.89 1 $7.89
Rust-Oleum 248920 Automotive Fabric & Vinyl Spray Paint, 11-Ounce, Gray • Amazon Business $7.35 1 $7.35
Whitmor Dryer Balls - Eco Friendly Fabric Softener Alternative (Set of 4) • Amazon Business $7.26 1 $7.26
Artlicious - Foam Paint Brush Value Pack (One Inch - 25 Pack) • Amazon Business $6.59 1 $6.59
Rust-Oleum 1913830 Chalkboard Spray, Black, 11-Ounce • Amazon Business $3.95 1 $3.95

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