Learning across ages, high school and elementary students join together

six high school students stand in a group with pre-k students and smile at camera

high school student reading to pre-k classHigh school students in the Operation Graduation program visited A.W. Becker’s pre-k classroom to read children’s books, play and learn with the young students. After reading books to the class the students broke into groups to play together in the pre-k learning centers.

“They truly did amazing and were so kind as they made connections,” Operation Graudation teacher Kasey LaBarge said.

a high school student poses with a pre-k student with hard hats onOperation Graduation (OG) is a new program at the high school with a mission to provide a place for new beginnings for all students through positive, successful learning experiences. Students in the OG program were hand-picked by high school administrators.

 

 

three pre-k students interact with a high school student, playing with a doll house

two high school students play with construction gear along with two pre-k students