Shelton school jumps rope for heart charity

St. Lawrence School of Shelton participated in the American Heart Association Jump Rope for Heart.

The annual event raises money to fund research and help those who suffer from cardiovascular diseases. It also educates students on ways to keep their own hearts healthy through exercise and healthy eating.

St. Lawrence students raised $3,983 this year. Shown here is the second grade, the school’s top earner at $975.