Carnival 2017


Hedgcoxe Elementary

Friday, November 10th

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm



We're putting the FUN in fundraising!


Grab your family, friends and neighbors and head to Hedgcoxe Elementary for an amazing time!


Compete with friend or foe at one of our many contests and two player games, show off your skills to that special someone and win them a prize, put that sweet tooth to rest by winning a cake at the cake walk, there's fun planned at every turn!


What does it cost to participate in these amazing events?

What phenomenal pricing do we have to offer?


Brace yourselves... all tickets are only $1 each


Not only that, children under 3 play for FREE!!!


What can you do/get with a ticket?


 Here's the catch... ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING!!!


Specifically, tickets are good for food, drinks, games, contests, raffle, inflatables, cake walk, obstacle course, tattoos, buttons... everything except vendor tables.


The obstacle course and horserace derby will cost 2 tickets per turn, all other events, items and attractions cost 1 ticket per turn/each. (excluding vendor items)


we need you! 

We don't have enough volunteers to run all the exciting things we've planned for our students. In short, if we don't get a lot more volunteers, we'll have to start scratching several events.


To further entice you,

all volunteers receive 3 FREE TICKETS!


Don't know what to volunteer for?


Attend our Carnival Volunteer Fair

Thursday, 10/26/2017, 6 pm - 7 pm

Hedgcoxe Elementary Gym


The carnival volunteer fair is a mini mock carnival designed to train, recruit and meet volunteers. All volunteers, potential volunteers and anyone wanting to know more information are welcome to attend; yes, children are welcome. There's no better way to learn than by doing, so be ready to play games, eat popcorn and have a lot of fun!



Please sign up to volunteer by selecting the link below

this is a perfect opportunity for students to earn volunteer hours

Volunteer Signup


Poster Contest 

Does your student like free stuff?

Do they like showing off?

Do they like playing with markers and/or crayons?


If so, this contest is perfect! Not only is it perfect, it's easy, it's fun and everybody who enters walks away a winner!


Every student who submits a poster will receive

20 hound bucks!

(limited to 1 submission per student)


The student who enters the winning poster will receive




Should be standard poster board size

Must be carnival theme

Student’s name and teacher’s name must be on back of poster

Submitted between 10/20/17 and 11/09/17

Students will submit poster to their teacher when they arrive

Winner will be selected on 11/10/17 and announced during the morning announcements







Submit a Reflections Project and receive



This is our largest promotional giveaway! Don't miss this opportunity to show off your artistic talent and earn free tickets!


Click here for Rules and Information






Your donation is essential to the carnival's success, thank you for your help!


Cake Walk

A long standing tradition and loved by all ages.


We need cakes, brownies, cookies, cake pops banana bread and other delicious baked goods. Unfortunately, we're not able to accept refrigerated or unprotected items.


Each item must be covered, wrapped and/or protected. Please place items such as brownies, cookies and cake pops in small groups in a ziplock baggie or on a small plate covered in plastic wrap.


Baked goods must be labeled.

Label must include:

  • Name of business or person who baked the item
  • Address of where the item was baked
  • General name of the item, ie. chocolate chip cookies, lemon cake etc.
  • List any major allergens the item may contain - soy, milk, wheat, nuts and/or eggs etc.
  • If homemade, include "This food is made in a home kitchen and is not inspected by the Department of State Health Services"


We'll have volunteers available to receive your baked goods donation at morning drop off 11/08/17 thru 11/10/17. You may also bring your donation to the carnival as early as 4:30 pm.


Please contact the Cake Walk chair, Jennifer Burton, if you have any questions or would like additional information.


Jennifer Burton

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Candy and Prizes

 Everyone's a winner with your donation.


What child (or adult) doesn't love to win a prize or walk away with free candy? We need candy and prizes to make sure everyone keeps a smile and has a great time at the carnival.


Feel free to send excess or clearanced Halloween candy, unfortunately we can't accept chocolate or anything with peanuts. (chocolate melts and gets yucky real fast)


Prizes must be new and in new packaging.


Collection boxes will be located by the office and cafeteria for your student to drop off donations 10/30/17 thru 11/10/17.



Raffle Basket Items

 Level of awesomeness is in your hands.


Getting a bunch of super cool stuff for the price of a ticket? It's the American dream! Make your basket be all it can be by sending a basket themed item to school with your student now through 10/25/2017.


If you don't know your student's basket theme, please contact your room coordinator or the Raffle Basket chair, Katy Burnside.


Katy Burnside

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Hedgcoxe PTA 2017-18 
Golden Apple Award!!
2017-18 Golden Apple Award
Hedgcoxe PTA 2017-18 
Membership Award!!
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A huge shout out to everyone who joined the PTA this school year! 
Help us meet our PTA membership numbers from last year!
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Click on the membership tab and read about all the ways your membership helps our school.


Hedgcoxe PTA would like to thank these Incredible Sponsors

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