Letters To Santa

Vermillions second and third-graders have been busy in recent weeks, composing letters to Santa. Here, some share their letters to the man in red.

Miss Haass Second Grade Class, St. Agnes School

Dear Santa,

Thank you for coming to us every year and giving us presents. Give my friends a special present and for myself I want something sports style like football and basketball.

Sincerely, Will L.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for the remote-control car. Please bring a football for me. Have a Merry Christmas.

Sincerely, William N.

Dear Santa,

How are you? Thanks for the new snake stuffed animal, I really like it. My sister would like a remote-control unicorn. I want a remote-control dinosaur.

Sincerely, Henry S.

Dear Santa,

How are you? I want a Lego Batman for Christmas. Please bring a book for Anna. Thank you for giving me presents.

Merry Christmas,

Danny K.

Dear Santa,

Are you busy and the elves? Please give homes to people in need. I thank you for gifts to the world. I like the loot llama stuffy. I want a Hot Wheels garage.

Sincerely, Oscar H.

Dear Santa,

Are you good today? Can you make sure Shélan is having fun? This year, can you give food to the poor? Can I have an American Girl hotel? Have a good Christmas.

By, Ashlan H.

Dear Santa,

How are you? Thank you for giving me new socks. I really like them but they are too small. Oh well. Please give Oscar a PS5, he really likes mine. I want a drone.

Your Friend, Gavin B.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for giving presents every year. Can you help the homeless? I want a Merry Christmas. Thank you!

Sincerely, Lincoln B.

Dear Santa,

I want some Bakugans this year, not Legos like last year. Are you and the elves busy? My brother wants some tractors and my sister wants some Barbies. Thank you Santa Claus.

Your Friend, Connor

Dear Santa,

How are you? Please have a good Christmas. Thanks for my Bible. Please bring my dog and cat toys. I want Bakugans a lot.

Love, Will M.

Dear Santa,

How are you? Thank you for the gift last year. If youre not busy can you buy my friend Ashlan a unicorn scruncci? What I want for Christmas is a Boxey Girl.

Merry Christmas, Kate U.

Dear Santa,

Chippy is finding some really good spots. Are you doing great? Im doing good. Thank you for working so hard. I want Madden 22 really bad, so if you could give me it that would be amazing. My brother really wants a bunch of monster trucks. Have a good Christmas. Thank you Santa. I will see you next year.

Love, Will P.

Dear Santa,

Im leaving carrots for the reindeer and Im also leaving cookies for you. I hope you have room for the presents because my tree has fake presents under the tree. Please bring a dog for Connor. I want army guys and army sets.

Merry Christmas, Max H.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for presents. Please bring my brother a nerf gun that is what he wants. I would like a Cam Taylor-britt black shirt jersey.

From, Kyler

Dear Santa,

Can you please get clothes for the poor? And get presents for everyone. Thank you for giving me presents. Can you get me a Barbie?

Merry Christmas, Ava

Mrs. Bicketts Third Grade Class, Jolley Elementary

Dear Santa:

Hi, Santa. How is Mrs. Claus? Make sure to bring some cookies to Mrs. Claus. I hope you like Oreos, okay? So Santa, my dog gets scared sometimes and its going to be cold, so can I please get a dog sweater? My hat ripped and I need a new one. My dogs leash broke, so its hard to take walks. Can I please get a new lease? What I would like for Christmas is an Oculus. I also like to throw darts, so I want a dart board. And a big stuffed animal.

Sincerely, Merrick

Dear Santa:

How is Rudolph? I really need blankets for my bed. I know that I dont need anything else, but I would like some money, toys, sheets, a really expensive ring, a PS5. I would also really like a guinea pig and a baby rabbit. But I would be thankful for a baby rabbit. But I would be thankful for whatever I get. I would like some new cool shoes that I could run in. Merry Christmas.

Sincerely, Kylee B

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas! How are the elves doing? My elf has been naughty this year. I would use some new clothes that fit me. For Christmas, I would like togs and a guinea pig cage. I would also like an elf pet, a flowers and ankle wraps. I hope everyone is doing well. Happy New Year!

Sincerely, Maddy

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas Santa! Are you and the elves going to be busy this year? How is Mrs. Claus and Rudolph doing? I dont really need anything for Christmas. Well, I do want some stuff though. I would like some gymnastics barbie dolls that are bendy. I would like figits, those are fun.

Love, Arriah

Dear Santa:

I hope you are having a good time. Thank you for the things you have given me. Say hi to the reindeer for me. I do not need anything this year. But I would like some clothes, two pairs of pants. They have to be a pair of jeans. I would also like a volleyball, any color. I hope you have a Merry Christmas!

Love, Kimi B.

Dear Santa:

Thank you for all the presents. They are the best! How are Mrs. Claus, the elves, the reindeer, and Rudolph. I would love some fluffy socks, but what I really need are some warm clothes and PJs. Something I want is some barbies and a barbies house. But I dont need many toys because I have a lot already. But I would like a Nintendo. It would make my day! Merry Christmas!

Sincerely, Olivia

Dear Santa:

How are the elves doing? Thank you for the cheeseburger, kitten, and controller. I need some food for my sisters tourtise. I want a race car for Christmas this year. Merry Christmas.

Sincerely, Grant

Dear Santa:

Thank you, the elves, Mrs. Claus, and the reindeer for a wonderful Christmas last year. If you want to, I need an ugly sweater to keep me warm on Christmas. I have a few things I want for Christmas: a gokart, puppy, animal book, and a TV for my room! I hope you have a great Christmas. Please write a letter back. Please and thank you.

Sincerely, Kaylie

Dear Santa:

How are you and the elves? Thank you for all the presents last year. I really need a new blanket and I would really like a dog. Merry Christmas!

Sincerely, Adalynn

Dear Santa:

How are the reindeer? Can you please bring me some clothes and books? Id also like a pet guinea pig, a warm blanket, some toys, a Nintendo Switch, and games for it, especially Minecraft. Santa, you are the BEST. I hope you have a merry Christmas.

Sincerely, Amelia

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas! I hope you have a good Christmas. This year, I need books for Christmas because I want to read. I would like money for Christmas. Thank you.

Sincerely, Evan

Dear Santa:

I hope you fly safely from the North Pole. First of all, I will probably need a new Bible. Also, I could use division flash cards. Could I have a card of Super Smash Bros Ultimate? Could I also have a remote-control helicopter? Hope you have a Merry Christmas!

Sincerely, Michael

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas! I hope you can follow your dreams. I dont really need anything this year. I would like some rubber bands and a hoverboard please. Thank you.

Sincerely, Hazel

Dear Santa:

Thank you for all the presents youve given us. How is the North Pole? This year, I would like some new fidgets and a dog and some new books. I dont really need anything except a few more stickers for my water bottle. Hope your reindeer are doing ok.

Sincerely, Daisy

Dear Santa:

For Christmas, I need some clothes and a new blanket. I would like some cowboy boots, a cowboy hat, and some fun clothes, and some money and a new phone. Thank you. Merry Christmas.

Sincerely, Jaxsen

Dear Santa:

Thank you for all the presents youve been giving us for years. How are the reindeer doing? I really need some more books and some more bookmarks. Some things Id like this year are a phone, nice puppy with a blue collar, and an American Girl Doll School. Merry Christmas!

Sincerely, Ava

Dear Santa:

I hope things are going well in the North Pole. I need some new clothes for Christmas. I would like a cat, fidget toys, and lots of dolls! Merry Christmas.

Sincerely, Raven

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas, Santa! How are the reindeer? This is what I need: blankets. For Christmas, I would like a go kart, candy, electronics, Denver Broncos football toys. Merry Christmas.

Sincerely, Gavin

Dear Santa:

How are you? Do you have a new reindeer? I bet you are cold! This year, I need new cozy pants. I would like a weighted blanket, games for Switch, candy, and money to buy something I want. Merry Christmas!

Sincerely, Calvin

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas, Santa! I hope you have a wonderful Christmas Eve and a wonderful Christmas. I dont want too much. All I need is new dog toys for my dog, warm clothes, and a warm blanket. What I would like is toys and money. Happy Holidays, Santa!

Sincerely, Charlotte

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas. I loved the presents you gave me last year. How are the elves doing? I really want more bookmarks. I want my puppy to come home! She has a light blue collar and is named Tessa. Merry Christmas!

Sincerely, Haley

Dear Santa:

Happy Holidays! You are so nice, Santa. I would like some warm blankets and books. I would like a Nintendo Switch and an Xbox. Merry Christmas Santa!

Sincerely, Alek

Dear Santa:

Merry Christmas! How are you? For Christmas, I need food. I want a limited edition hot wheels cars. I want Sonic, the Hedgehog 2 for my Super Nintendo.

Sincerely, Juan

Mrs. Custiss Third Grade Class, St. Agnes School

Dear Santa,

Thank you for sending my elf and please give blankets to needy children. May I please have a virtual reality headset?

From, Riley M.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for sending my elf. He hides in so many crazy places. Santa, can you give my brother a Optimus prime so he does not whine about it if he doesnt get it. Santa, can you send my elf with elf pets please?

Love, Eve H.

Dear Santa,

Can you give a toy car to Robbie? Something I want for Christmas is a VR headset. Thank you for giving me a very creepy elf.

Love, Evan N.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for my American Girl doll. I love her thank you. Santa, I wish that my family are going to be safe. Thank you, Santa. Santa, what I want is a baby alive doll. Thank you Santa. P.S. Thank you for all I have.

Love, Harper K.

Dear Santa,

I wanna thank you for giving presents to kids. We really appreciate it. Please can you give the poor some shelter? For Christmas I would like a virtual reality headset.

From, Brayden W.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for the bayblades and the stadium for it. They were so much fun. One thing for my dad is a cool driver for golf and some balls. He sometimes hits them in the water. One thing aside from the Go-Pro mini is a lego spider crane. I saw it once for ten and up. It does not matter about age more like fun.

From, Emmett H.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for giving me a Viking football. Santa can you give something to the poor for Christmas? Please Santa can I have a George Kittle jersey? Please and thank you. Thank you for everything.

From, Luke U.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for giving millions of kids toys! And give the poor toys. And for a thing for me I want money for me to buy something.

Love, Marcus K.

Dear Santa,

Can you give Riley an animatronic life size wolf if you can. Thank you soooooooooo much. And if you can give me sooooooooooo much pokemon cards. Thank you very much.

From, Sam V.

Dear Santa,

Youre a good guy. You let your elfs have such a long break before they have to work. I would love to be an elf. Could you give my mom something? P.S. I want a nice cozy hoodie. If I dont get it I will share with my mom. Totally not steal.

Love, Alda G.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for my hot wheel track last year because it is the best thing you brought me last year.

Love, Robert E.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for bringing joy and peace to the world on Christmas. Im always happy when you come. The one thing I want for the world is for everyone to get a blanket and some hot cocoa. The one thing for me is this barn. Its gray from Sydel. Ive wanted it for like ever. Thank you Santa.

Love, Coralee T.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for giving joy to all the people in the world. Santa can you give everyone in the world peace and love? Can you help people who need help and are sick? Santa, the one thing I want is a blanket and pillow.

Love, Joslyn R.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for giving me all the toys that I got for Christmas. I am so grateful for all the toys I have. Santa, can you give some homeless people some food? Santa can you make me an OMG Glamper?

Love, Isabelle E.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for bringing my little sister the Ice Cream Shop you brought her last year. It made her really happy. Me and my mom played as the customers. Santa can you bring toys to all the kids in the world who arent as lucky as us? Santa the one thing I really want for Christmas is a giant marshmallow hedgehog.

Your Friend, Brenna N.

Dear Santa,

Thank you for sending the elf this year. It has been so fun. Santa please give food to people who dont have it. Please give them food so they dont starve. Santa can you please get me a desk for Christmas? Can you please give me a desk for school?

From, Miles O.

Mr. Heisingers Third Grade Class, Jolley Elementary

Dear Santa:

Hi! How do you take care of all of your reindeer? My name is Thea and I have a brother and my brother is 10 and I am 8. I have a dog and two cats. I like to read and my favorite book is Harry Potter. I also like the Wizard of Oz. I am a bookworm. My family normally goes to my grandparents house. Thank you!

From: Thea J.

Dear Santa:

If its OK, for Christmas, I need a Bluetooth headset. What do the reindeer eat? Christmas is my favorite holiday.

From, Hazel

Dear Santa:

My name is Bentley. What do the elves do during the summer? What do Mrs. Claus do during the summer?

From Bentley

Dear Santa:

I would really like it if you could help me deliver presents to kids in need. My name is Jennifer. I live in South Dakota. Ive been look forward to helping kids in need. Can I have a make-up set, a doll, and a unicorn?

From, Jennifer

Dear Santa:

I dont want any presents at all because the kids need my presents more than me. Am I on the nice or naughty list? If I am on the naughty list, give the presents to the kids in need. What do you do in the summer? What do the elves do in the summer?

From, Evan

Dear Santa:

Hi! My name is Xariah or Sariah. And how are the reindeer? And Santa, am I on the nice list? And how many elves do you have and what is your favorite one? How are you? My teacher is the best. Id like some twizzlers and new shoes and an i-pod.

From, Sarlah

Dear Santa:

Hi! Im Jase. Id love to help to give some other people presents for Christmas. How are you and Rudolph doing? I have a question am I on the nice or naughty list? Whats the hardest country to deliver? How are the reindeer and elves? Whats your favorite color red or green? Ill ask for presents on another list. Thank you.

From, Jase S.

Dear Santa:

My name is Alexa. Merry Christmas, Santa. I hope your reindeer are doing good. For Christmas, I would like: 1) a color revell; 2) $40 please; 3) cristels; 4) hoverboard; 5) more rubberbands; and 6) And a surprise. Thank you.

From: Alexa

Dear Santa:

Hi. I am writing because I want the people in need to get gifts. Christmas is a big holiday I know. I like it and I think other people like it too. I hope you can help get your elfs to make twice the boys for kids in need. I want everyone to get what they want the toys your elfs make. They make me happy. This is what I want a new baseball bat.

From, Graham

Dear Santa:

Do you want to hear a joke? Knock knock. Who is there? Reindeer. Reindeer who? Reindeer right next to you. How many elfs do you have? How many reindeer do you have? Who is your favorite reindeer? Who is your faovirte reindeer? What do you do in the summer? Tell Sparkle, my elf, that she is doing good.

From, Sophia

Dear Santa:

How many elfs do you have? I am Madelyn by the way. I was just thinking about what I want for Christmas. I hope I am not on the naughty list! Ha ha, good joke! OK, no. I hope you are ok. Can you please help the children in need with all presents? Thank you. Bye!

From, Madelyn

Dear Santa:

Hi! Im Will. Hows the reindeer going? I remember that my sister got like six presents from you! She was sooooo happy. It warmed my heart and I hope you can do your magic always for me and others. Thank you for everything you do!

Sincerely, Will

Dear Santa:

Hi. My name is Elleigh and I have a couple of questions. How much presents do the elves make every year. And can you help other people?

From, Elleigh

Mrs. Marts Third Grade Class, Jolley Elementary

Dear Santa,

How are you doing? How are your elves doing? Thank you for giving me hot wheels last year. I kind of need snow gear and stuff. I want hot wheels, Minecraft lego, x-box, and a Nintendo switch. When you give presents, you eat cookies, right? So each house, eat one cookie. Have a merry Christmas!

Love, Jason Y

Dear Santa:

Hi. How are you? How Mrs. Claus? Good? Great! Oh, thank you for the American Girl doll set last year. What do I want? Please can I have a PS5 and I need a new hair brush. So thank you and have a safe trip.

Love, Allyson N.

Dear Santa:

Do you go to a lot of houses? Do you like delivering toys? Thank you for a toy car that can go on the walls and ceilings. Thank you for the magtrax. My school needs shoes, shirts, and donations. I want a bike and a marble set. Good luck.

Love, Kohne B.

Dear Santa:

How is everything in the North Pole? Thank you, Santa, for the gift you gave me last year. I loved it. I want to get a present for my mom and dad for Christmas and I need a new blanket. I wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy new year.

Love, Your friend,

Joslyn D.

Dear Santa:

How are you and Mrs. Claus doing down in the North Pole? Thank you for the matching necklaces and bracelets you gave me and my sister. I want 62 scrunchies or a four-wheeler or a new water bottle. I need new justice clothes. PS: Have a safe ride back to the North Pole.

Love, Raelynn S.

Dear Santa:

How are the reindeer? How is Mrs. Claus? Thank you for the toys last year. Thanks for the candy. I need some clothes. I need some new shoes. I want a phone. I want a toy. Merry Christmas, Santa! You are the est.

Love, Jace S.

Dear Santa:

How is your wife? Thank you for the stuffed animals. I want a phone and a pet bunny. I need school supplies and warm winter gear and a warm blanket. I also want to go skating and sledding. Oh, and I need bandaids. I hope you have a safe trip. Make sure not to get a cold.

Love, Avata C

Dear Santa:

How are you? Thank you for my remote control car! I need clothes. I want a gold football. I hope you dont get a tummyache!

Love, Your Favorite Kid, Fred T.

Dear Santa:

How is Mrs. Claus? Thanks for the gifts last year. I would like a Nintendo Switch for Christmas. I need new shoes for Christmas please. I hope you have a nice trip.

Love, Brytten B.

Dear Santa:

Hi, Santa. How are you doing? Are you having fun? Thank you for the Christmas Spiret. I want a PS5 and a PS4 and a Xbox and a Iphone 13. I need money for food pantry. I hope you have a good and safe trip. Have a great Christmas. Ho Ho Hooo. Merry Christmas!

From Jason M.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thanks for the PS4. I need warm socks for Christmas. I want a VR set with a broncos skin.

Love, Chase A.

Dear Santa:

Hi, Santa. I have a question. How are the elves and the reindeer? I forgot what you got me but I want to say thank you. I need a fluffy blanket and may I have a Nintendo Switch? And a diary with a lock and maybe a cat? And have a fun and safe trip, but dont get sick. Tell the elves I said hi.

Love, Mickala S.

Dear Santa:

How are the elves? Thank you for the clothes. I want an Iphone 11. I want a hoverboard. I need a warm blanket. Have a holly jolly Christmas.

Love, Aubrey C.

Dear Santa:

Hey, Santa. How are the elves, reindeer, yourself, and Mrs. Claus? Thank you for the electric scooter last year. I want a sketch book and paint, colored pencils, markers, and pencils. I need shoes and clothes. Have a safe trip. I love Christmas!

Love, Skyla S.

Dear Santa:

Hey, Santa, hows the workshop going? Hows the elfs doing? Thank you for the waterproof stuff. But now, I want an I-pad. I need clothes and food. Here is a tip: Try not to eat too many cookies!

Love Eli O.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing, Santa and Mrs. Claus, elves, and reindeer? Thank you for giving me that American girl accessories. I need running clothes and a blanket and I want an American girl doll and an Apple watch and phone and a Nintendo Switch and an Apple pen and an American girl doll house. Have a safe trip and have a happy new year and happy holiday and happy Christmas and have a happy vacation.

Love, Margret O.

Dear Santa:

Hello. How are the elfs doing? Thank you for giving me a Nerf gun last year. I want a ATV. I need more clothes.

Love, Liam W.

Dear Santa:

How was your last vacation? I hope it went well. Thanks for the candy last year! Can I please if possible have a LOL doll or maybe a pop-it? Heres a tip: Try not to eat too many cookies! PS: Hows everyone doing?

Sincerely, Gabriella K.

Dear Santa:

Are you happy? Thank you for a baby cat last year. I want a saint teddy and an elf teddy. I need a Santa shirt and a South Dakota shirt and a Go Coyotes shirt please. I want you to eat three cookies each time you go to a house.

Love, Jayjah D.

Mrs. Whislers Third Grade Class, Jolley Elementary

Dear Santa:

How are you? I would like a new game. Have a safe trip!

From, Kurt M.

Dear Santa:

How do you get inside? Please bring me something I would like. Have a safe trip!

Your friend, Jannek P

Dear Santa:

How is everybody doing in the North Pole? Thank you for the bean bag last year. Please bring me a new lego set and a chromebook case. I also need new snow boots! Have a safe trip!

Love, Brooklynn J.

Dear Santa:

How are you? Thank you for getting me a fitbit. I want a tablet. I need an Elf. Stay safe!

Love your friend,

Brynn N.

Dear Santa:

Did the reindeer like the outmeal? Thanks for the nerf gun. I want a baby cat or a baby cog please!

Your friend, Myles H.

Dear Santa:

How are you? Thank you for the RC car. I want a new phone. I also need clothes. Have a great Christmas!

Your friend, Jabari O.

Dear Santa:

Do you know Mr. and Mrs. Claus? Thank you for bringing me a Barbie doll. I want a bigger tablet, a jumprope, and a big toy car. Have a safe trip!

Your friend, A.K.

Dear Santa:

How are you? Thank you for the skate card. I need a ring, light, and a dog. See you soon.

Your friend, Madison I.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thanks for the new Pokemon cards. Please bring me new shoes. I want a new computer. Have a safe trip!

Love, your friend,

Harper B.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thank you for the star I got last year. I would like a gift card to Hu Hot this year. I cant wait for Christmas. Have a safe trip.

Kamiyah M.

Dear Santa:

Did you enjoy my cookies? Thank you for my new hoverboard. Please bring me a new console and what I need is a new blanket. Have a safe trip to Vermillion.

Your friend, Aiden R.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thank you for the robe last year. I would like some national park posters. I also need new snow boots. Have a safe trip to Vermillion.

Your friend, Maggie N.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thank you for the chair you got me last year. Please bring me a new football. Have a safe trip to Vermillion.

Your friend, Nolan J.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thank you for the Switch last year. Please bring me a hoverboard. I need a new blanket. Have a safe trip to Vermillion.

Your friend, Rylee O.

Dear Santa:

How is Chippy? Thank you for the radio. I want a puppy. I Have a safe trip!

Your friend, Eric S.

Dear Santa:

Are there polar bears or penguins in the North Pole? Thank you for the new hoverboard I got last year! I need new Christmas clothes and I want a Baryonex lego set. Safe travels.

Your friend, Cooper E.

Dear Santa:

Did you enjoy my cookies last year? Thank you for the monster truck. Please bring me a new PS4 or a phone. Have a safe trip and we have good cookies!

Your friend, Max B.

Dear Santa:

Do you like Holly and Jingle bells and the elf dog? Thank you for the nail polish I got last year. Please bring me new boots, size 3. I also want a doll house. Have a safe trip and watch out for our new dog Addy.

Your friend, Audrey S.

Dear Santa:

How are the elves? Thank you for the LOL pullover. Please bring me an American Girl doll. I also need new shoes.

Your friend, Sophia L.

Dear Santa:

How are you doing? Thank you for the boat last year. Please bring me a lego castle and a reindeer. Please bring me some shoes and a coat. Have a great Christmas!

Your friend, James F.

Dear Santa:

How do you do? Thank you for the track last year. Please bring me new boots and pants and gloves this year. Please bring me a video game and a drone. Have a safe trip to Vermillion.

Your friend, Tristan H.

Dear Santa:

How are you? Thank you for the new watch last year. Please bring me a surprise. I also need a new coat. Have a safe trip to Vermillion.

Your friend, Annastin J.

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