On Wednesday, October 7, 2018 at the School Ready Initiative Press Conference Superintendent Fillpot unveiled an 8 Million Word Challenge. This challenge is for our NCLUSD Elementary Students, grades Kindergarten to 3rd, to read 8 million words using the Footsteps2Brilliance App before March 1, 2019.
The students at Barrington, Bonita, Hunt and Von Renner are all working hard to complete the 8 Million Word Challenge. from November 7 through November 30, students have read 5,587,020 words and counting!
Barrington, Bonita, Hunt and Von Renner are proudly displaying meters to track their "Footsteps to 8 Million Words". Follow along with their progress at each site and here for a weekly district-wide update.