Several south Charlotte schools are asking for your vote in the Charlotte Checkers $5,000 Technology Upgrade Contest.
Elon Park, Endhaven, Sharon and Smithfield elementary schools, all in south Charlotte, along with 20 other schools are all competing for two $5,000 technology upgrades. Charlotte Checkers partnered with Microsoft for the contest, which will award two Xbox 360 systems with Kinect, two Kinect for Windows, Visual Studio Pro 2010, Windows 7 and Office 2010 software, as well as $2,500 in cash to be used on technology of the school’s choice, to the winners.
The two schools that generate the most votes on the Checker’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/charlottecheckers, will win the grand prizes. Deadline for voting is Tuesday, June 5, at 5 p.m.