Preschool and Grade 8 Buddies Bond Over Shared Activities

Beginning last October, eighth graders spent the year being role models and friends to their younger buddies in the Early Childhood Learning Center. The two classes partnered up for Field Day and the annual Halloween parade, and also made crafts together, read books and poems, played games and learned to hula hoop.

For many eighth graders, spending time with their preschool friends was a highlight of the year, so to celebrate this special friendship, buddies will enjoy a popsicle party today on the Allon Quad.
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