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RECESS Contest Terms

Contest terms on how to participate in the RECESS program

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Contest Period

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) RECESS Program beings on January 4, 2021 and ends on March 27, 2021. 

Who May Enter

This contest is open to students in grades 6, 7, and 8 who attend Portland, OR schools. 

How to Enter

  1. Choose one activity from any RECESS category 

  2. Do the activity! Write the category in the RECESS Tracker 

  3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 at the next break. Do this 4 times a week for the Tracker, but more if you can! 

  4. Turn in your Tracker at the end of the month. 

    There are two ways to submit: 

  • Mail the attached monthly postcard. Fill out all the information to earn a prize and enter the monthly raffle drawing.


  • Submit your information online with this short form.

Each month, participants who submit that month's RECESS Tracker are automatically entered into the monthly prize raffle. 

To be eligible for the monthly raffle, entries must be submitted by the following dates: 
January drawing - February 12, 2021 
February drawing - March 12, 2021 
March drawing - April 16, 2021 

Reminder Text Messages

By texting the keyword to 319-96, the contestant opts into receiving text messages from the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT). Message and data rates may apply. Contestant can always text STOP to 319-96 to cancel or opt out. Terms and privacy policy are available here.

Contest Prizes

Prizes for the monthly raffle drawings are listed on RecessTimePDX.org

Winner Selection and Notification

Monthly drawings for names of winners will be conducted. PBOT reserves the right to choose which prize names are drawn for in any given time. Winners will be notified of their name being drawn. If they accept to receive the prize, their first name and school will be displayed on the contest website as well as other PBOT promotions, unless a request is made not to post. 

Winners will be notified via mail, e-mail, or text depending on information provided by contestant. If the winner does not respond within one week of receiving notification, contest organizers will select a new winner at random.

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