Twain Elementary's Tiger Trot is Coming on September 21, 2018!


Your donation will make a difference at Twain Elementary.


Come cheer on the students at the Tiger Trot on Friday Friday, September 21. 

On Run Day:

Make sure your student wears appropriate shoes and sunscreen and brings a water bottle.
Come out and cheer on your student(s) and their classmates and volunteer to tally laps during this time!

8:30-9:00 – AM Kindergarten 

9:00-9:45 – 1st
9:45-10:30 – 2nd

12:00-12:30 – PM Kindergarten

12:30-1:15 – 4th
1:15-2:00 – 5th

All students will walk/run as many laps around a small track as they can for 30 minutes.
Students will average 25 laps with a 55 lap max.
Lap cards will be marked for each lap completed. Students will bring home their lap cards so they can collect any per lap pledges or additional donations

There will be friendly competition, school spirit, and fun!  We will cheer on our Tigers to do their best, and have fun seeing all the creative t-shirt designs each class has contributed!  Check out our sponsor tents to see which area businesses are Twain supporters!

Follow Mark Twain PTO on Facebook to keep updated on which classroom is ahead and news on the Tiger Trot as it gets closer!

Important Dates:

 9/7 All School Assembly
 9/7-9/21 Collect Pledges
 9/21 Tiger Trot Day
 9/24-26 Turn in Pledges
 9/29 Fall Fest Celebration/Prize Day 10/1 Make-up/Big Prize Day


INDIVIDUAL GOAL: If every student can raise $125, we will reach our school goal.  Every penny goes back to Twain Elementary to make our school even better!  This is a fundraiser for your school community - join us, and together we can do amazing things!

Student prizes will be awarded on September 29 and October 1, depending on their achievements.

Prize Levels:

$0-49: Tiger Trot T-Shirt

$50-74: Popcorn AND cotton candy at Fall Fest (9/29)*

$75-99: Face painting at Fall Fest*

$100-149: Free unlimited inflatables play at Fall Fest*

$150-199: ONE chance at winning $50 CASH at our Cash Punch Out

$200-$299: Add'l chance (total TWO) to win $50 CASH at our Cash Punch Out

$300-399: Add'l chance (total THREE) to win $50 CASH at our Cash Punch Out

$400-499: Add'l chance (total FOUR) to win $50 CASH at our Cash Punch Out

$500+: Indoor Sky Diving Certificate and everyone's appreciation!

Prizes are cumulative.  For example, students who raise $500+ will earn each prize level which would be as follows: Tiger Trot T-Shirt, popcorn AND cotton candy at Fall Fest, Face painting at Fall Fest, Free unlimited inflatables play at Fall Fest, FOUR chances at winning $50 CASH at our Cash Punch Out, and Indoor Sky Diving Certificate. 

*There will be alternate prizes available on Monday 10/1 to students who cannot make it to Fall Fest.

Class/Grade Level Prizes:
Class average $75 per student – Extra Recess
Class average $125/student – Pizza Party
Grade level with the Most Laps – Tug of War
Best Spirit (two classes selected) – Root Beer Float Party 

Top Grade (most pledges) – Duct Tape Teachers to Wall 

Top 3 Classes (most pledges) - $50 Visa gift card for teacher

Donation Pledge

To donate via Paypal, first complete this form, then click the Donate button below after your submission of this form. This is how we will credit your student with your donation so they can receive their PRIZES! For multiple students, you can add a message in the last field indicating how you would like the donation split

100% of donations by CHECK or CASH go directly to Twain Elementary.  We can accept donations via credit cards/PayPal but 2% will be taken by PayPal, so please keep that in mind as you donate!

To donate via check/cash, you can mail to Twain at 6901 S Franklin St, Centennial, CO 80122.  Please put attn: Tiger Trot and include your student's name.  Or, send cash or check with your student to school in an envelope with their name and Tiger Trot.

Email us with questions or request a tax deduction receipt at:

Please click below to donate AFTER you have submitted the form above with the details of your donation - so your Tiger gets credited with your donation towards their prize goals!

Donate Now

We have SPONSORSHIP opportunities!

Promote your Business Directly to the Twain Community!

Here are some options to partner with us for our 2018 Tiger Trot & Fall Festival:

·  $1000 donation includes having your booth at both the Tiger Trot and Fall Festival with a premium location; promoting your business logo online under Twain PTO’s page, a PTO social media mention will include your logo, online ad, or video; place your banner in a premium location now through Oct 15 on the front of the Twain fence.

·  $500 donation includes your booth at the Fall Festival, your logo online under Twain PTO’s page, social media mention with your logo, your banner on fence in the back of the school during Tiger Trot and Fall Festival.

·  $250 donation includes your logo online under Twain PTO’s page, social media mention of your business logo; your banner on the back fence during Tiger Trot and Fall Fest.

 Through these recognition efforts our Twain families will be very aware of the generous community supporters who helped us reach our goal.

Learn More

Talk, Type or Text to Mike Wray for more details! 720.318.8483

PS: Did you know? If your student brings in a business sponsorship, this counts towards their prize goals - both individual and for their classroom!  Win-win!