RELAY FOR LIFE!
Help fund Cancer Research and
Education. Please support our Olney
Elementary School fundraiser with the American Cancer Society with your Online
Step 1 Go to www.RelayForLife.org/SoMoCoMD
Step 2= Once there, go to bottom of
the left hand corner of the page and click “Search by” “Team Name” “Olney
Click “Olney Elementary School”
**Donations are also being collected
from students in the mornings daily in homerooms.
Thank you for helping us reach our
goal of educating students about living a healthy lifestyle and donating money
to the American Cancer Society to continue research in this area!
Tuesday, May 21- “Slip into the Race Against Cancer.”- Students May Wear Slippers or Flip
Wednesday, May 22- “Feed Your Body Right”- Students Should Wear the Colors of
Their Favorite Fruit or Vegetable.
Thursday, May 23- “Hats Off to Being Smoke Free”- Students May Wear a Hat.
Friday, May 24- “Shade Out Cancer”- Students May Wear Sunglasses to Show the Importance of
Protecting Themselves from the Sun.
Tuesday, May 28- “Purple Party”- Students Should Wear Purple, the official color of the
Wednesday, May 29- “Get Active Against Cancer”- Students May wear their workout
Clothes to Take Part in the School’s Relay Recess.
Relay Recess will occur on Wednesday,
May 29th during recess periods.
Students will walk and learn about cancer and steps they can take to
reduce their risk of developing the disease and stay well. If you have any questions or would like to be
involved in helping coordinate our efforts, please contact Ms. Gerry Thomas,
school counselor, at 301-924-3126 or Geraldine_S_Thomas@mcpsmd.org. Thank you for supporting your
child in creating a world with less cancer and more birthdays!