Ames Elementary Participating in WinterKids Winter Games

posted Jan 25, 2019, 11:00 AM by RSU71 Webmaster   [ updated Jan 28, 2019, 10:58 AM by Betty Lu Davis ]
Ames Elementary is one of two schools in Waldo County to be participating in the WinterKids Winter Games. A total of 32 schools around the state are competing in this year's games which is a 4 week nutrition and physical activity challenge. Each week there is a theme that focuses on winter in Maine and being active outdoors. Schools focus on to earn points.

After week one with outdoor activities, Ames School was tied at third place. Week 2 of nutrition just wrapped up with Ames tied at first! This week, has focused on nutrition and physical activity at home with families being engaged in fun, healthy, and yummy activities. An after school community sledding party was even held. The final week is Winter Carnival. Ames Elementary is going for the gold!