Lacey Loves to Read!

  • Lacey Loves to Read

    Lacey Loves to Read is a community reading initiative designed to encourage our area students to become lifelong readers and learners. Activities include a district-wide bookmark creation contest, short story writing events, and more. A notable children's author visits each year to share insights on writing and reading and foster a culture of reading in our school community.

2023-24 Featured Author: Donna Barba Higuera

  • Donna Barba HigueraA Newbery Medal, PNBA, Cybils, and Pura Belpré Award-winning children's author of The Cuentista and Lupe Wong Won't Dance, among other titles. Donna Barba Higuera grew up in central California in a mixed-race family. She now lives in Washington with her family, two dogs, and two frogs.

    Meet the author event: February 15, 2024

Books by Donna Barba Higuera

  • The Last CuentistaThe Yellow HandkerchiefLupe Wong Won't DanceAlebrijesEl Cucuy is Scared Too!

Bookmark Contest!

  • Bookmark exampleDesign a bookmark! All NTPS grades are invited to participate (including community & homeschool entries). Prizes and more for the winners!

    Entry form & more info >>