The JCPS Clothing Assistance Program, sponsored by the 15th District PTA and supported by individual school PTA chapters across the district, provides clothing free of charge to families in need within our school district. This program is highly impactful in the lives of students.
Look for Butterfly Trees around the school this week. Each red or white butterfly lists a NEW item needed for the drive for Butterfly Backpacks, a local organization founded by a Manual family that helps women entering rehab facilities. Red butterflies list more expensive items. Executive Council will collect the items next week.
Ella Robinson, Manual C/O of 2022, and Merritt Robinson, Manual parent/teacher, ask for your support as they compete to become Ky Best Buddies Champion of the Year 2018. Best Buddies has made a positive impact at Manual for both the special needs students and the typical students. They are working towards a world without a … Read moreRobinsons competing for state Best Buddies Champion
Last Saturday, Manual students with Blankets of Hope by Maleah and Friends made 12 more blankets for homeless vets. They now have a total of 21 blankets to give to Messiah Trinity for the homeless vets. They are collecting toiletries, coats, blankets, etc. for those homeless vets living in tents. The church is even going to … Read moreManual students make blankets for homeless vets
In addition to all the fun activities and traditions that go on during Red/White Week, one especially meaningful event is the Manual/Male Collection Challenge. Each year, the two schools compete to see who can raise the most for charity. In last year’s challenge, Manual beat Male by donating almost 2,000 pairs of socks to the Clothing … Read moreLet’s Stomp on Male