Crowd bids tearful farewell to Colorado Springs elementary school

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Christopher Cacciatore, a first grader at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, tours the halls of the school Friday, May 10, 2013 with his father, Jesse Cacciatore, before the doors close for good in a little over a week. The Colorado Springs School District 11 board voted to close the school, along with Bates Elementary and Wasson High School, in a meeting in February. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette