Lifting spirits, finding hope: School's Hope Squad helps inspire others
June 9, 2022
GILLETTE - May 25 was an exciting day for all students throughout the district: It was the last day of school.
At Lakeview Elementary School, 11 students in fourth through sixth grades ran to each classroom while the rest of the classes were out at recess. They left a little note and Lifesaver candy on each student's desk.
"We hope you know how important you are to Lakeview," the note read.
The 11 students are part of the school's Hope Squad - a group of students selected by their peers to help them through tough times. On May 25, they were making sure everyone felt loved going into their s...