Students at Weigelstown Elementary learn about giving

Yesterday, I spent part of my morning at Weigelstown Elementary School, in the Dover

The “Thankful Tree” in the Weigelstown Elementary School lobby contains paper acorns, on which students have written what they are thankful for.

Area School District, where students have been learning about giving.

Students participated in an SPCA drive in memory of a substitute teacher who passed away, and they gathered supplies for victims of Hurricane Sandy, among other initiatives.

Principal Davonna Rickard said the school is trying to build better citizens.

Read more on the Cram Session blog. How do you teach your children about giving back?

Angie Mason

I'm the education reporter at the York Daily Record/Sunday News. I want to know what's happening inside York County classrooms. Email me at or follow me on Twitter: @angiemason1

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