The annual school enrichment budget is created by the School Administration, Teachers, School Council and Society to enhance student experience at Sunalta School. All of the funds raised through direct donation will be used towards facilitating enrichment for our students. Key Expenditures from the budget often include:
- Enhancements: technology, literacy materials, music equipment, math and RazKids subscriptions, etc.
- Residencies: Elder Shirley, Quest Theatre, spirit days/leadership, Alien in-line, science, etc.
- Experiential: field trips, tennis, swimming, Camp Chief Hector, Drumheller trip, etc.
More information about the 2022-23 budget will be shared at the October 4 Council/Society meeting.
Direct Donation is the primary source of funds for Sunalta School to provide critical enrichment and unique experiences for our students. Several years ago, our school community decided that we’d rather just ask families to directly donate to the school instead of requiring students to sell items and meet a “quota”.
The fundraising goal for the 2022/23 school year is: $40,000.
The fundraising goal is directly based on the planned activities and enrichment for this school year. To meet this goal, the recommended donation is:
- $120 per student ($90 for kindergarten students) or
- $300 per family
Some families may wish to donate more; others may not be able to give, or give as much. ALL donations are greatly appreciated!
Please scan the QR code or click the link below to complete the information and donate directly to the school.
Donations are accepted by credit/debit card (preferred), e-transfer, cash, or cheque. Tax receipts available.
Optional “FUN”draisers – Fall 2022
While direct donation is the primary and most critical way to contribute financially to Sunalta School’s excellent programming and enrichment, the following optional fundraisers are available as well.
We want to stress that these are all completely optional and no one should feel pressured to participate.
The school will receive a percentage contribution from each fundraisers listed below.
Growing Smiles Greenery
(online, link available in early October)
Holiday wreaths, garlands, and other greenery are available for purchase.
Holiday Art Cards and Mugs
(end of November)
Students create art that families can purchase on greeting cards, mugs, etc. The design activity will happen at school. More details to come!
Holiday Concert Fundraiser
(in person, mid-December)
Sunalta School ‘Swag’
Order labels to label anything! – clothes, water bottles, shoes, backpacks, etc.
Register online to have your bottles/cans picked up on scheduled dates each month.
All proceeds will be donated to Sunalta School.
Go to www.skipthedepot.com to create an account, schedule a pickup, and then select ‘Sunalta School’ as your charitable organization.
More “fun”draisers to come in 2023!