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Mrs. Kyriacou from Corona NY is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Keeping It Clean

Help me give my students a clean floor in which to sit on , play on and build on.

  • $229 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The population of students that attend my school are mainly high poverty children. Their parents are predominantly low income, and hard working people. Some of my students live only with their mothers and siblings renting a room in a house. My students are enrolled in the Pre-K For All program at the school that I teach in. I have 18, 4-year-old students. I also have a teacher's assistant. My students are very eager to learn. They come in every day with a smile on their face ready to learn.

My Project

I would love to have a vacuum cleaner for my classroom. Even though the custodians say they will clean the floors and vacuum the rugs, I can tell it wasn't vacuumed. The floors are still dirty. I get it, they do have a large building to clean and so I would like to help them in any way I can. With this vacuum that some generous donors can fund, I can keep my room tip top shape. Even today, I walked into my classroom and I could see that the old rug was vacuumed but the floor was dirty despite the memo from the custodian stating over the holiday break, floors would be cleaned.

Mrs. Kyriacou
Grades PreK-2
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 18 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Hoover Task Vac Cordless Stick Vacuum, Bagless Clear and Black (CH20110) • Staples Advantage $161.79 1 $161.79

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