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    LEF is seeking outstanding fifth grade students to participate in its newest fundraising event, You Got Schooled! Grown-ups vs. Gradeschoolers. You Got Schooled! pits "Lafayette Famous" adult contestants against one another in three rounds of first through fifth grade trivia questions. The contestants have the option to call on pre-selected fifth grade students from Lafayette Parish to assist them in answering correctly. LEF invites interested fifth graders from public, private, parochial, and charter schools in Lafayette Parish to apply.
     
    How to apply: Submit a video to LEF including a short introduction, your name, age, school, and why you want to compete in LEF's You Got Schooled! Maximum video length is 90 seconds. Include a statement of support from one of your teachers and a signed permission slip  from a parent or legal guardian. Submissions and required documents can be sent to director@lefoundation.org
    Deadline is Monday, September 25th, 2017!
     
     
    Eligibility: 5th grade students in good academic standing who attend public, private, parochial or charter schools in Lafayette Parish
     
    The inaugural event will be hosted by presenting sponsor, Vermilionville, and will take place on October 19, 2017 from 6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. in the Vermilionville Performance Center. The family-friendly event tickets are $35 per person and include a jambalaya dinner and game show entertainment. Reserved tables of eight are also available. Tickets go on sale September 12th!