The 2024 Read-a-thon will take place Monday, February 19 – Friday, March 15! 

During the Read-a-thon, a child reads for a month to raise funds for the Takoma Park Elementary School PTA.

On this page, you will be able to find more information about our Read-a-thon event.

TO DONATE:  You may…

  • Make a check payable to TPES PTA and put in the take-home folder or mail to TPES PTA at
    7511 Holly Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912
  • Put cash in an envelope addressed to TPES PTA in the take-home folder
  • Pay online (the deadline to donate is April 8, 2024)
A copy of the current financial statement of the Takoma Park Elementary School PTA is available by writing 7511 Holly Ave, Takoma Park MD 20912 or by calling (240) 740-0980. Documents and information submitted under the Maryland Solicitations Act are also available, for the cost of postage and copies, from the Maryland Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis MD 21401, (410) 974-5534.

We hope that you enjoy Read-a-thon as much as we enjoy presenting the Read-a-thon.  Your participation is crucial to the success of Read-a-thon.  Happy reading!

The PTA Read-a-thon Committee Co-Chairs

Amanda Wagner ( If you’d like to assist with Read-a-thon events, please reach out to Amanda!