The preschool stroll is in honor of National School Choice Week
BEAVERTON, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Students at Westside Montessori School will parade in bright yellow
scarves around their school neighborhood to rally support for school
choice in Oregon.
The parade begins at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, January 25 at the school
located at 1870 NW 188th Avenue in Beaverton.
The goal of the event is to celebrate great education choices in Oregon
and raise awareness among parents about school choice. The celebration
is timed to coincide with National School Choice Week (January 22-28,
2017), which will feature more than 21,000 events across the country.
Held every January, National School Choice Week is an independent public
awareness effort designed to shine a positive spotlight on effective
education options for every child. Through more than 21,000
independently planned events across the country, National School Choice
Week raises public awareness of all types of educational choices
available to children. These options include traditional public schools,
public charter schools, public magnet schools, online learning, private
schools, and homeschooling. You can learn more by visiting www.schoolchoiceweek.com.
Westside Montessori School
Joy De Armas, Director