School board remembers young victims
Park Rapids School Board started its Monday meeting with a remembrance of those who lost their lives in Newtown, Conn.
Thoughts and prayers for the school shooting victims were silently sent eastward.
But faculty and staff at Park Rapids schools spent the weekend preparing.
Staff meetings early Monday finalized the message.
"We wanted them to know that schools are safe places for children," said Century School principal Joleen DeLaHunt.
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