Vice Principal vs. Principal

Stop & Shop Sweep

Wednesday, February 26 at 4:00 PM

Official Rules

1. Pick an Assistant: Each contestant must select one person (teacher, staff, or student) to assist them during the competition.  This assistant can help come up with the shopping strategy, keep track of the money spent throughout the competition, and/or push the shopping cart.  The assistant can not pick up any food items and put them in the cart during the competition.  Contestants mush submit the name of their assistant to Krissy Fernandes by Friday, February 14, 2014.

2. Wear Team T-Shirt: Each contestant must submit T-shirt sizes (for themselves and their assistant) to Krissy Fernandes by Friday, February 14, 2014.  Team t-shirts will be delivered to the school by Wednesday, February 25, 2014 and must be worn to the competition.

3. Arrive Early: Contestants must arrive at the Stop & Shop (829 Worcester Street, Natick) by 3:50 PM on Wednesday, February 26, 2014.

4. Get Stuff: Prior to the start of the competition, contestants will receive:

5. No Electronic Devices: Contestants can not use any electronic devices during the competition including cell phones, calculators, smart watches, Stop & Shop scanners, etc.

6. Strategize: Each contestant will be given one minute to strategize with their assistant before the competition begins.

7. Start Shopping: Contestants will line up at the Start banner and will begin their shopping when the bell rings.

8. No Running: Contestants can walk at a fast pace, but cannot run in the store.

9. 15 Minutes: Contestants will have 15 minutes to shop.

10. Go to Finish: After a contestant has completed purchasing all of their items, they should return to the Finish banner at the check-out counters.

11. Points: Contestants will be scored as follows:

12. Bag Your Food: Each contestant is responsible for bagging their own food items.