Bates Final Day

Bates Final Day

Friday was the last day for Bates Elementary School. Bates is one of the schools to be closing their doors this year.

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Those attending the final assembly for Bates Elementary School sing "America the Beautiful", a song written by the school's namesake, Kathryn Lee Bates. (Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
Those attending the final assembly for Bates Elementary School sing "America the Beautiful", a song written by the school's namesake, Kathryn Lee Bates. (Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
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