Aspen Elementary Has Highest Participation Rate In Summer Reading Challenge In New Mexico

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  • Reading Challenge Success

Aspen Elementary School students have reason to celebrate. They students logged more than 22,300 reading minutes this summer, earning Aspen the title as the number one New Mexico school in the 2015 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge. The school will be listed in the 2016 Scholastic Book of World Record.

Aspen’s librarian, Mr. Lloyd, knew students would get excited if offered the chance to “read for a world record” and registered all Aspen students for the summer challenge in May before school let out. Congratulations Tigers! Your parents, teachers, and the school district are proud of your accomplishment.

Principal Kathryn Vandenkieboom said, “Aspen Tigers are amazing readers! Keep up the good work and READ EVERYDAY!”