A partygoer inspects the raffle prizes during the event in Sandoval.
Sandoval PTO Block Party Raises Money for Sports, Extracurriculars
"We've had everyone out here, school board members, city hall members, PTO members, almost the entire community of Sandoval, Paoka, and Odin [came out]" Day said.
Day notes in order to save the amount of money that needs to be raised, the coaches have agreed to work without pay for the current school year.
Day says the PTO also wants to work to raise money to restore field trips that have been cut. The Sandoval School Board made the cuts in sports and extra curricular activities to help cover a $300,000 budget deficit they blame on the state not fully funding schools.
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