All together again

By George Garza


Twelve weeks following the scheduled first day of school for the Oak Forest Elementary School, students, teachers, aides and administrators of that flooded campus gathered together at their new temporary Oak Forest campus for their own first day of school celebration.


“The families seemed happy, there were lots of smiling faces and I really didn’t see any tears,” said Carolyn Wedgeworth, Principal of Oak Forest Elementary School. “I saw happy faces on my students. I saw happy faces on our parents. All of our teachers were smiling. Even our bus drivers showed smiles as they dropped our kids at the school this morning. I think we’re all excited to be right here in our own little campus united again.”


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