Oak Park kids read to win

Acorn Staff Writer

A voracious appetite for reading by Oak Hills Elementary School students in Oak Park has made the school $5,000 richer.
The school participated in the 2000-2001 Governor’s Reading Award Program in which students were challenged to read as much as possible. The 488 students of Oak Hills read 2.6 million pages from Oct. 1, 2000, to April 1, 2001; the most of any Ventura County school.
"Oak Hills is a community of readers," said Tony Knight, principal. "All ch...

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