Students from Raytown High School gathered Tuesday at Ted Chittwood Stadium for a back to school pep rally, where Allan Markley, superintendent of the Raytown School District, announced that the district will be giving away two cars at the end of the school year to a student at Raytown High School and another to a student at Raytown South High School. In order to qualify to win the free 2016 Ford Focus, a student must have an average attendance of 95 percent or more for the school year. This is an incentive to improve student attendance at the high schools. Raising attendance 1 percent would bring in $100,000 in state dollars.
Students from Raytown High School gathered Tuesday at Ted Chittwood Stadium for a back to school pep rally, where Allan Markley, superintendent of the Raytown School District, announced that the district will be giving away two cars at the end of the school year to a student at Raytown High School and another to a student at Raytown South High School. In order to qualify to win the free 2016 Ford Focus, a student must have an average attendance of 95 percent or more for the school year. This is an incentive to improve student attendance at the high schools. Raising attendance 1 percent would bring in $100,000 in state dollars. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com
Students from Raytown High School gathered Tuesday at Ted Chittwood Stadium for a back to school pep rally, where Allan Markley, superintendent of the Raytown School District, announced that the district will be giving away two cars at the end of the school year to a student at Raytown High School and another to a student at Raytown South High School. In order to qualify to win the free 2016 Ford Focus, a student must have an average attendance of 95 percent or more for the school year. This is an incentive to improve student attendance at the high schools. Raising attendance 1 percent would bring in $100,000 in state dollars. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com

Raffle of new cars provides incentive for Raytown students to improve attendance

August 24, 2016 11:13 AM

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