Canarsie school wins money for school supplies

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A school in Canarsie received $10,000 Tuesday as part of the Adopt-a-Classroom program.

The donation comes from Burlington stores. The company is a national sponsor of Adopt-a-Classroom, a nonprofit organization with a goal to raise money for teachers so they can buy school supplies.

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P.S. 276 says the school was recommended for the program because many of the teachers buy school supplies with their own money.

The teachers say the donation will help each of the students reach their full potential.

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