The Cool Schools Challenge brings together students from schools throughout the state to celebrate inclusion, promote acceptance and respect, and help raise funds for Special Olympics Pennsylvania’s Unified Champion Schools programs. These fully-inclusive programs meaningfully engage students with and without intellectual disabilities through Interscholastic Unified Sports teams and leadership clubs at their schools


  • Take the plunge into Canoe Creek Lake surrounded by friends and supporters
  • Fun interactive activities that promote inclusion
  • Music
  • Meeting and participating with other schools