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Leighton Read-A-Thon Winners Named Principals Of The Day

OSWEGO, NY –  The Leighton Elementary School recently held its annual Read-A-Thon.

Pictured with Leighton School Elementary Principal Larry Schmiegel are the Read-A-Thon winners and “Principals of the Day,” fifth grade student Mary Kate Cloonan and second grader Kevin Waters. Cloonan read 2,190 minutes and Waters 457 during the 10 days.
Pictured with Leighton School Elementary Principal Larry Schmiegel are the Read-A-Thon winners and “Principals of the Day,” fifth grade student Mary Kate Cloonan and second grader Kevin Waters. Cloonan read 2,190 minutes and Waters 457 during the 10 days.

Participating students set a goal of at least 240 minutes of reading over a 10-day period.

Students tracked their reading from in and out of school.

The students that read for the most minutes in Pre-K through second grade and third to sixth grade were named the school’s “Principals of the Day.”

There were 57 participants who combined to read a total of 23,649 minutes.