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Ms. Miles from Sandy UT is requesting Sports & Exercise Equipment through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A New Pickleball Team

Help me give my students an opportunity to learn a new TEAM sport during our Patriot Time, where if they have their grades up and do not need to make up any assignments or tests, it's a reward.

  • $234 goal

This project expired on July 26, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

More than one-third of our students are from low-income households.

Our school was built in 1973 and is a mix of low-income and middle-class communities.

Some of our students have very challenging living environments. Some of our students have stable family homes. The beauty of our school is that we all come together. We support one another, help each other and are here for each other. We have several systems in place to promote a school family environment. We have rules and hold to the rules consistently, individually and collectively. I want to encourage my students to love to read! We have had several reading incentive programs through the library and school.

My Project

Donations to this project will have an ongoing impact on our students because the supplies will last quite a few school years. The use of this project is of benefit to students as it gets them outside and is a reward. During our Patriot Time, students who have to get their grades up to go to study hall. Students who have to make up an assignment or test go to concept mastery. Students who have good grades and have been responsible for the completion of their assignments get to choose a stretch to go to. Pickleball will be one such stretch opportunity. Sports that are easily played throughout one's life and don't require expensive equipment or require a lot of set up can greatly enhance one's life.

Ms. Miles
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 456 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Franklin Quikset Pickleball Starter Set • DICK'S Sporting Goods $49.99 2 $99.98
Franklin Pickleball-X Outdoor Pickleballs 3 Pack • DICK'S Sporting Goods $9.99 2 $19.98
Franklin Pickleball-X Outdoor Pickleballs 3 Pack • DICK'S Sporting Goods $9.99 2 $19.98
Monarch Outdoor Pickleballs 6 Pack • DICK'S Sporting Goods $7.99 2 $15.98
Monarch Outdoor Pickleballs 3-Pack • DICK'S Sporting Goods $9.99 1 $9.99

Materials cost

$165.91

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.49

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$198.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$35.01

Total project goal

$233.41

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$233.41

1 Donor

-$99.20

Donations toward project cost

-$99.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$0.00

match offer

-$116.71

Match offer toward project cost

-$99.20

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.51

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.51

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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Project Activity

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