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USD 407 BOE Accepts Donations to Serve Elementary, High School Students

Buddy Bench Donation 8-12-19The USD 407 Board of Education accepted two donations at Monday's Board meeting; one to serve elementary students and the other to serve high school students.

The Northwest Kansas Down Syndrome Society donated funds to purchase two Buddy Benches; one for each elementary school playground.

Superintendent Shelly Swayne explains.

The other donation was presented by Russell County 4-H Junior Leaders Marissa Myers, Hope Lumpkins, Abby Myers, Grace Lumpkins and Emerson Nichols.

Superintendent Swayne...

(Pictured: Buddy Bench Donation: Brooklyn and Angie McKenna of the NWKSDSS, School Board President Raeleen Reinhardt, Charly, John and Brently Staab of the NWKSDSS, and School Board Vice President Kevin Ochs behind them.)

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