Wednesday, September 30, 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY FROM THE SAN DIEGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT: Mira Mesa Schools Take Bullying and Character Education to the Courts


Sept. 30, 2015


Reporters and editors: You are invited to cover any of the events listed below that are being sponsored by P.R.O. Kids Group in support of the Mira Mesa High School Sapphire Sound Marching Band trip to the 2016 Tournament of Roses Parade.



Thousands To Participate in Unique Edutainment Program


WHO:                   Harlem Globetrotter great, Tyrone “Hollywood” Brown, and students in kindergarten through eighth grades in San Diego Unified Mira Mesa cluster schools.


WHAT:                 Mr. Brown will educate students about the importance of having integrity, being responsible, being respectful, setting goals and making good choices in life.  The 45-minute sessions blending ball handling wizardry and motivational speaking, will slam-dunk the message that being trustworthy, respectful, responsible, caring and fair makes one a good citizen.  Everyone will have a ball!


WHERE:            Walker Elementary

WHEN               9225 Hillery Dr. (92126)

8:00 – 9:15 a.m. on October 1


Hickman Elementary

10850 Montongo St. (92126)

9:15. – 11:00 a.m. on October 1


Ericson Elementary

11174 Westonhill Dr. (92126)

8:00  - 8:45 a.m. on  October 2


Wagenheim Middle

9230 Gold Coast Dr. (92126)

10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. on October 2


WHY:                    Under the organization, P.R.O. Kids Group, Globetrotter alumni ambassadors travel the Country to provide motivational messages through school assemblies, camps, clinics and fundraisers.



DETAILS:              Mr. Brown is utilizing these days to also support the Mira Mesa High School Sapphire Sound Marching Band in their efforts to raise over $200,000.00 for their performance in the 2016 Tournament of Roses Parade.  A charity celebrity basketball game will be held the night of Friday, October 16, 2015 at the Mira Mesa High School Gymnasium. 


CONTACT:           Ursula Hardy                                                      Sarah Spear-Barrett

                                P.R.O. Kids Group                                            Mira Mesa Instrumental Music Boosters

                                888-201-9959 ext. 2                                         858-229-0047



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