Campbellsville Elementary School students recently participated in Jump Rope for Heart and raised money for the American Heart Association.
Twelves students in second and third grades participated and raised $181.
The top fundraiser was second-grader Tye Rhodes, who raised $80.
Other participants include second-graders Trever Lasley, Jaylin Christie, Evan Cundiff, Joseph Greer, Mason Davis and Lashonda Wilkinson and third-graders Chaynne Christie, Savannah Wethington, Connor Coots, Nora Harris, Aliyah Burton and Paige Ritchie.
On Friday, Feb. 24, the students spent time jumping rope together.
Jump Rope for Heart teaches students to take care of their hearts while they learning about giving back to their community.
This year’s CES Jump Rope for Heart participants are, front, from left, third-grader Savannah Wethington, second-graders Lashonda Wilkinson and Jaylin Christie, third-graders Chyanne Christie, Aliyah Burton and Paige Ritchie and CES guidance counselor Sonya Orberson. Back, Campbellsville Middle School special education teacher Katie Wilkerson, second-graders Mason Davis, Tye Rhodes and Trever Lasley, third-grader Connor Coots and second-graders Joseph Greer and Evan Cundiff. Absent from the photo is third-grade participant Nora Harris.
Campbellsville Middle School special education teacher Katie Wilkerson talks to CES Jump Rope for Heart participants about the importance of being physically fit.
CES second-grader Trever Lasley jumps high.
CES second-grader Tye Rhodes jumps.
CES second-grader Mason Davis jumps rope.
CES third-grader Connor Coots jumps.
CES second-grader Evan Cundiff jumps rope.
CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson, at left, and third-grader Chyanne Christie jump rope with second-grader Lashonda Wilkinson.
CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson, at left, and third-grader Chyanne Christie jump rope with second-grader Tye Rhodes.
CES third-grader Savannah Wethington jumps rope.