Southwood School will be participating in the following giving projects:

The first is a toy drive which is for all students Kindergarten – Grade Four.  We are  collecting new, unwrapped toys for children newborn to 17 years old (no toy guns please).

Our second project is a food drive to help fill Christmas hampers. We have decided to divide the items and ask each grade level to collect specific items.

We will be collecting these items for South East Helping Hands from November 13-23.


Cake mixes, juice boxes, baby formula, diapers (sizes 5 and 6), baby wipes, baby food, baby crackers

Grade One

Boxed or canned soup, kraft dinner, rice, ready to serve soup

Grade Two

Jam, peanut butter, cookies, garbage bags, ready to serve soup, gluten free products

Grade Three

Oatmeal, cream of wheat, cereal, pancake mix, pancake syrup, hand soap, toothpaste

Grade Four

Ketchup, mayonnaise, mustard, canned fish or meat, deodorant

If you are able to participate, please send the items to school with your child from November 13th-23rd.  Thank you kindly for your support!

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