Pennies for Patients


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Amy Matisko’s kindergarten class at Valley View Elementary Center recently participated in the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s “Pennies for Patients” campaign, raising $455, the most money ever raised by a single classroom at the district’s elementary level. The class was treated to a pasta party sponsored by the Olive Garden.

From left, first row: Nicholas Boccadori, Cameron Morgan, Kennedi Wells, Bailey Carden, Zach Miller and Brandon Golzak. Second row: Brianna Maday, Peter Maybock, Nina Cerra, Bennett Sewack, Marley Bodnar, Cameron Lemmons and Madysin O’Connor. Third row: Beyon McLean, Tommy Fiorelli, Abby Overholtz, Caleb Duplessis, Isabelle Biondo, Travis Sharples and Bailey Puzak. Back row: Carolyn Esgro, Matisko and principal Maria Kishel.

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