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February Reading Incentive

Dear students and families,


February is Black History Month and National Heart Month. The JGES Media Center is encouraging students to read for 20 Minutes from February 4th until February 29th.  Please log your entries on the reading log and have your parents sign before submitting.  


To be eligible for a drawing, students must:

  1. Read for 20 minutes every night February 4-29.
  2. Their reading log MUST contain no fewer than five (5) books containing one of the following:
    • A notable black individual 
    • Written or illustrated by a black author/illustrator
    • A biography about a notable black individual or a story around the life of black character
    • Non-fiction texts about the heart
  3. Reading logs must be turned in on the morning of March 2nd by 9:10am.


Students meeting the above criteria are eligible for a drawing of Chick-Fil-A gift card or a Barnes and Noble gift card. The drawing will take place on March 3rd with winners announced on the morning news.  Please see Ms. White for questions.

Soar on Eagles and READ, READ, READ!!!