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The Virtual Plunge is on at 
St. Thomas Aquinas High School 
during the month of March!

 

In these unpredictable times, we want you to be unpredictable and PLUNGE IT YOUR WAY! Have fun, be safe, and know that you are supporting St. Thomas Aquinas High School.

Here’s how to get started:
1) Register online by going to https://tinyurl.com/STAPolarPlunge and to pay your registration fee online visit: www.stahs.net/donate
            OR
2) Send in your registration form along with a check for your registration fee to the attention of Mrs. Chippendale the registration fee is a minimum of $25.00 (Make checks payable to: St. Thomas Aquinas HS).

We challenge you to challenge your friends and neighbor’s to support your plunge.

When do I Plunge?
Any time between March 1 and March 26!  #PlungeItYourWay

Plunge it your way!
Whether you have a water balloon fight, sprinkler run, kiddie pool, water hose spray, grab your favorite Super Soaker, or dump ice-cold buckets of water, water balloons on yourself, have fun, be safe, and know that you are supporting St. Thomas High School. Here’s your chance to get creative.

What do I wear?
Get dressed up in those photo appropriate costumes.  Break out the usual plunge props.  

Videos - Optional Opportunity to win a prize
To make this a community event, send in your video of how you decided to take the virtual plunge dchippendale@stahs.net.

To qualify all videos and donations need to be received by 12:00 PM on Friday, March 26, 2021.

Contest/Prizes for video submissions
Four winners will be chosen (one per category)
1) Most School Spirit
2) Best Costume
3) Most Creative Plunge
4) Top Fundraising Individual

Winners
Winners will be announced on Wednesday, March 31.

Don’t want to plunge? Make a donation online
We welcome any donations for the polar plunge. Visit www.stahs.net/donate

Questions?
If you still have questions about the Plunge, contact Mrs. Chippendale at dchippendale@stahs.net or call 732-549-1108 x 605. (Room 218)


Waiver
I know that a Polar Plunge is a potentially hazardous activity.   I should not enter or participate unless I am medically able.  I agree to abide by the rules and directions of the plunge sponsors.  I assume all risks associated with this plunge including but not limited to the effects of extremely cold water and temperature on my body, falls and the risks of cold water in the winter. I hold harmless STA, Diocese of Metuchen, all staff and personnel at STA.  Knowing the risks I, myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf waive and release all sponsors, representatives and their successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising from my participation in this event or carelessness of the person named in this waiver.  In addition, I grant the organizers to use any photographs, and other media of this event for legitimate purposes.  I know that this event involves the collection of pledges.  STA does not encourage plunging in any body of water without certified & trained emergency personnel present.