When you make a donation, please name the student and the classroom you would like your gift associated with in the “COMMENTS” section.

read-a-thon logoDonations can be made by check, cash, or online. Instructions are on the sponsor sheet. If you have any questions, please contact the PSO at Should you require any additional READ-A-THON materials, you may pick them up at the Archway Glendale office or print the links below. All READ-A-THON donations are due to your child’s lead teacher by 8:00 a.m. on October 28th.

We ask you to encourage your student to make phone calls, write emails, and engage the community to find sponsors.

Please collect sponsor information on the included READ-A-THON sponsor sheet and return it with your child on October 28, along with any funds you have collected to be eligible for prizes.


  • Largest Monetary DonationLunch provided by the school with the faculty member of the student’s choice.
  • Highest Class Participation – The class with highest student participation for donations will receive an extra recess (including distance learners)!
  • Costume Contests$25 Barnes and Noble Gift Card. There will be three (3) costume prizes per grade (including distance learners) in the categories of: most creative, truest to character, and most resourceful.

Students may dress as a character following the Dress-up Day Guidelines, which are included in this packet.

If you would like to read to students, a Signup Genius link will be included in an upcoming PSO E-blast. Your participation is always welcome as find the JOY OF READING at Archway Glendale.

Thank you in advance for your participation in Archway Glendale’s Annual READ-A-THON!