Tooting Primary School pupils raise £1,000 by skipping

Saskia Benham, Leo Krienke, Brianna Lambert and Leo Boller

Saskia Benham, Leo Krienke, Brianna Lambert and Leo Boller

First published in News Wandsworth Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Chief Reporter

School children managed to raise £1,000 for the British Heart Foundation.

Little ones from Tooting Primary School handed over a giant cheque to the charity on Friday, April 4.

Wandsworth Guardian:

Headteacher David Milligan holds up the giant cheque  

The money was raised by a 'jump rope challenge' held on Friday, March 28.

Headteacher David Milligan said: “Leading up to the event, the children practiced their skipping at school and learned about the importance of a healthy lifestyle by combining exercise with a healthy diet.

“On the day itself, students from Graveney School plus parents of our children all came along to support the children in their various challenges.

“For a new school with only 63 children, the children raised an incredible £1,000.”

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