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Education

Merced schools celebrate the past year while looking to the future

It’s hard to believe we’re less than a week away from the last day of school, but the rising temperatures (and the Merced City School District calendar) make it very clear that summer is almost here! May has been an especially busy month with state testing on top of the regular classroom curriculum, but it has also been a time to celebrate the hard work and achievements of our students and staff.

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Living wax museum at Charles Wright Elementary

Charles Wright Elementary School students portray historical figures during a living wax museum event at Charles Wright Elementary School in Merced, Calif., on Wednesday, March 29, 2017.
Andrew Kuhn Merced Sun-Star
Living wax museum at Charles Wright Elementary 1:47

Living wax museum at Charles Wright Elementary

Meet the newest muppet on Sesame Street, a resource for autism awareness 1:08

Meet the newest muppet on Sesame Street, a resource for autism awareness

Fresno State’s economic influence in the Valley 2:36

Fresno State’s economic influence in the Valley

Why California students need debt-free college 1:18

Why California students need debt-free college