McConnell completes inclusive playground


McConnell student Paige Collins poses with her grandfather, Tony Gossett. Paige is just one of the students who will greatly benefit from the new inclusive playground.

After more than a year of fundraising and planning, McConnell Elementary School teachers, parents and students finally saw their new inclusive playground installed behind the elementary school. The playground build was a community effort and took days of work to complete. Not only will it be utilized by the students at the school, but also by the children in the rest of the community. Read previous coverage at community.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/mar/13/mcconnell-elementary-raises-funds-new-inclusive-pl.