Students reach fundraising goal, throw pies in teachers' faces

Published: Tuesday, June 12 2012 6:00 p.m. MDT

Teacher Linda Carter reacts after having pie tossed into her face. In celebration of raising more than the school's goal of $10,000 for the Make-A-Wish foundation, students get to throw pies into the faces of their teachers Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at Monte Vista Elementary School in South Jordan.

Scott G Winterton, Deseret News

SOUTH JORDAN — It was "in your face" for some elementary school teachers on Tuesday after their students reached a fundraising goal.

Students went above and beyond a fundraising goal for the Make-A-Wish Foundation in Utah. They hoped to raise $10,000 but exceeded that amount, raising $13,366.

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