20 Event Ideas for Schools

How can your school get involved in National School Choice Week? It's easy. Here are 20 ideas to get you started:

1. Print out our I Love My School Sign and take photos with them to show the many reasons your school is loved.

2. Hold a community open house to promote your school

3. Conduct a school tour for prospective parents and students

4. Invite special guests to a school-wide assembly

5. Plan a pep rally to generate excitement

6. Invite your mayor or local elected officials to tour your school

7. Bring everyone together for a “Family Night”

8. Hold a student poster or essay contest and announce winners

9. Put on a student/parent/teacher awards event

10. Decorate lockers or classroom doors and announce winners

11. Take your students on a field trip

12. Learn and perform the NSCW Official Dance and videotape it

13. Stage a student or teacher talent show

14. Show your students’ smarts with a science fair

15. Host a game night

16. Hold a school fair or carnival

17. Host a coffee house night with student poetry

18. Paint a school wall or mural

19. Have students plant a tree or a garden

20. Compile a video of students, parents, and teachers for local cable access TV

21. Hold a school-wide breakfast

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