Frances Willard Elementary School Named a Dav Pilkey Summer Reading Educator Contest Winner 

May 2, 2017


Contact: Melissa Fears, Director of Communications & Marketing, (913) 279-2225

Congratulations to Frances Willard Elementary School for being named one of only 55 schools in the country to receive a set of 500 books for their school from Caldecott Honor artist and creator of the bestselling book series Captain Underpants and Dog Man Dav Pilkey. Frances Willard is also the only school selected in the state of Kansas to receive this honor.

More than 6,000 educators across the country participated in the Summer Reading Educator Contest by sharing information about their school and the need for new books to help students keep reading in the summer.

Congrats and happy reading to Frances Willard Elementary!

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Melissa Fears • Communications Office
2010 N. 59th Street • Kansas City, KS 66104 • 913-279-2242