Eighth-graders at NCES look back, and ahead

The North Canaan Elementary School class of 2011 assembled for one last time for a promotional ceremony held on June 16. Photo by Karen Bartomioli

By Karen Bartomioli

NORTH CANAAN — It was an evening not just for celebrating achievements, but also the talent and confidence that have been coaxed into blooming.

On June 16, the 29 members of the class of 2011 at North Canaan Elementary School spent their last official moments as eighth-graders looking back with tears, laughter and music.

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