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Farmington Elementary School teacher Tom Murphy takes a pie in the face Friday because his read for a cumulative 9,365 minutes in two weeks as part of the school's recent reading challenge. Teachers whose classes read the most minutes got hit with a pie.
Farmington Elementary School teacher Tom Murphy takes a pie in the face Friday because his read for a cumulative 9,365 minutes in two weeks as part of the school's recent reading challenge. Teachers whose classes read the most minutes got hit with a pie.
A pie in the face to promote reading
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Farmington Minnesota P.O. Box 192 / 312 Oak St. 55024

Farmington Elementary School students had a little fun with staff April 15. The students were challenged to read as much as they could in a two week span. Teachers of the classes with the most number of minutes got pies in their faces during Friday's assembly. All told, FES students read a total of 66,662 minutes, or 1,111 hours. Tom Murphy's fourth grade class read the most minutes, with 9,365. Even Principal Ben Januschka got into the festivities, taking a pie in the face, too.

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