Del Mar Heights Leadership Team helps others in a variety of ways

The Del Mar Heights Leadership Team (in photo above) consists of a group of 5th and 6th graders who want to do nice things to help others. Mrs. Moran helped to coordinate the many special and important events this year. This includes a Surfrider Beach Clean-Up at the Powerhouse Park, where they encouraged students and their families to participate.

The students helped coordinate the “Great Kindness Challenge” through Kids Korp, where students devoted performing as many acts of kindness for a week at school. Then the team had three students represent the school at an awards ceremony with the Mayor of San Diego. Some members of the leadership team even helped to produce a short commercial for an anti-bullying campaign at school. The commercial aired on the KHTS news program. Students also organized the Food Drive for the Holidays, where the school community contributed eight large barrels of food to the San Diego Food Bank. The Dolphin Leadership team made a difference in selling newspapers for Kids News Day at school to benefit Rady Children’s Hospital this year. One member led the effort by a team of students who wanted to help dogs and cats owned by people who are homeless. The school community collected boxes of collars, leashes and toys that were distributed through a local veterinarian who volunteers to care for these pets. Lastly, the team helped at a school cakewalk to raise $250 for the victims of the tornadoes in Oklahoma.

The Dolphin leaders also plan all of the school’s spirit days for the entire year. Their enthusiasm and high energy makes them positive leaders around the school as they inspire others to work together and make the world a better place.

Related posts:

  1. Caring Transitions helps clients through difficult times in a variety of ways
  2. Rotary rewards leadership
  3. Solana Beach and Del Mar area Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program graduates CCA students
  4. Del Mar-Solana Beach Rotary helps with Holiday Baskets
  5. Del Mar Heights student artwork showcased

Short URL: http://www.delmartimes.net/?p=52243

Posted by Staff on Jun 14, 2013. Filed under Life. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

Leave a Reply

Archives

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

LA JOLLA NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RSS RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

  • Free Tennis and PickleBall offered at Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club during Rancho Days
    Rancho Days is now Rancho Tennis Days at the Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club. During the 10 days of Rancho Days (Oct. 3-12) the RSF Tennis Club is offering all Covenant-area residents free tennis. This includes many free clinics for all levels, free court time (just sign up at the front desk or call 858-756-4459) and free entry to the end of week mixed tennis to […]
  • Rancho Santa Big Band Orchestra to swing at Village Church
    Big band music blows into the Ranch from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the Village Church, 6225 Paseo Delicias. The Rancho Santa Fe Big Band Swing Orchestra, a 17-piece outfit led by professor and former president of the San Diego Musicians’ Association Jack Wheaton, featuring producer and trumpeter Dominick Addario, vocalist and events coordinator Marie […]
  • Auditions to be held at Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe for ‘Rented Christmas’ musical
    The Village Church Community Theater recently announced auditions for “Rented Christmas, the Musical,” from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6 and Tuesday, Oct. 7 at the Village Community Church, 6225 Paseo Delicias in Rancho Santa Fe. […]