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SCA 1st Grade Students Log Over 32,000 Minutes of Reading

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently challenged first grade students to get excited about reading through a “Goody, Goody, Gumball” contest.  Students received a gumball sticker for every 30 minutes read.  Together 45 students read 32,884 minutes! That is an average of 730 minutes per student.


1st graders reading contest

Pictured here are classroom winners (left to right): Hannah King with 1,539 minutes, Emilia Jenkins with 1,554 minutes, Logan Miller with 1,374 minutes, Annie Lawrence with 1,286 minutes, Logan Holt with 1,325 minutes, and Renee Chapman with 2,063 minutes.