The Ducks will host S.C.O.R.E. Night tomorrow evening (Feb. 26) at Honda Center when the club takes on the Edmonton Oilers at 7 p.m. A variety of in-game elements will be dedicated to raising awareness for the club’s primary youth program, Scholastic Curriculum of Recreation & Education (S.C.O.R.E.). The following activities will be taking place at Honda Center tomorrow evening to highlight the S.C.O.R.E. program:
oThe International School of Los Angeles Choir (Orange), a S.C.O.R.E. program participant, will sing the national anthem. Cub Scouts from Stoneybrooke Christian School (San Juan Capistrano) will serve as the color guard during the national anthem.
oFourth-grade students from Davis Magnet School (Costa Mesa) and Maranatha Christian School, who participated in the Anaheim Ducks S.C.O.R.E. a G.O.A.L. program will join the Ducks’ starting line up on the blue line for the national anthem.
oSeven-time S.C.O.R.E. Street Hockey Shootout champion (held annually in May) Friends Christian School (Yorba Linda) will be recognized in a pre-game ceremony for their achievements in the physical education portion of the S.C.O.R.E. program.
oFunds for the S.C.O.R.E. program will be raised with an in-game silent auction and a “Puck For a Buck” raffle at Section 214. Fans are encouraged to visit this area in-game and during intermissions to bid on autographed team merchandise and purchase raffle tickets.
oS.C.O.R.E. Night will feature S.C.O.R.E. participants, both teachers and students, for other on-ice activities such as Honorary Duck, Zamboni® Riders, and intermission games.
Ducks S.C.O.R.E. offers a two-pronged approach, in-class and physical education, to enrich the education of students. It includes a school supply donation for 18,000 students, an incentive-based reading program (Reading is the GOAL), a science & math program (First Flight Field Trip), a fitness program (Captain’s Challenge) and a street hockey program and tournament. S.C.O.R.E. will serve approximately 30,000 Southern California elementary school students this year. S.C.O.R.E. is the primary program of the Anaheim Ducks Foundation. The mission of the Anaheim Ducks Foundation is to facilitate and support programs that produce positive change for children and families throughout Southern California by providing educational opportunities, broadening access to the sport of hockey and addressing the health and wellness needs of our community.
For more information on S.C.O.R.E., please visit www.ducksscore.com.