Class reads for 57,000 minutes

The sixth grade English class at Chelsea Academy in Front Royal was honored by Pizza Hut for finishing the year as one of the top 100 classes in Book It, its national reading incentive program. The class read over 57,000 minutes from October through March, an average of nearly 30 minutes a day per student. The class celebrated at a party at the Front Royal Pizza Hut. Participating students shown here are, from left, Joseph Buono, Christine Schueckler, Anna Zepeda, Therese Solomon, Betsy Anderson, James Schwartz, John August, Cameron Riccio, Ian Pilon, Patrick Sladky, Alex Sotelo. Courtesy photo