Students enjoy Polar Express Christmas event


Fayette Progressive Schools were able to treat students to a Polar Express Christmas event on Tuesday morning and afternoon thanks to a donation from the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House. Pictured is Buddy the Elf visiting with a family during the event at Southern State Community College.

Fayette Progressive Schools were able to treat students to a Polar Express Christmas event on Tuesday morning and afternoon thanks to a donation from the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House. Pictured is Buddy the Elf visiting with a family during the event at Southern State Community College.


Kelly Campbell, with the transportation department at Fayette Progressive Schools, helped in decorating the bus and delivering students to Southern State Community College for the party.


The kids had a chance to create crafts and enjoyed time with parents, teachers and other volunteers. Pictured (L to R) is Cloey and Maggie.


Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities, reads Polar Express to one of the students during the event Tuesday.


Several leaders from Fayette Progressive Schools and the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House pose for a photo during the Polar Express event. Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Alice Craig, Immediate Past President of Altrusa and a member of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Cathy White, President of Altrusa International of Washington C.H.; and Deb Buccilla, Superintendent of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities.


Alice Craig and Cathy White hold “Polar Express” books, which each of the 50-plus children who participated in the adventure received as a Christmas present, thanks to Altrusa’s 7th annual Loving Spoonsful fundraiser that donated $1900 this fall to Fayette Progressive School (as well as another $1900 to the Commission on Aging’s Meals on Wheels program). Literacy is an important focus of Altrusa International.


Fayette Progressive Schools were able to treat students to a Polar Express Christmas event on Tuesday morning and afternoon thanks to a donation from the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House. Pictured is Buddy the Elf visiting with a family during the event at Southern State Community College.

Kelly Campbell, with the transportation department at Fayette Progressive Schools, helped in decorating the bus and delivering students to Southern State Community College for the party.

The kids had a chance to create crafts and enjoyed time with parents, teachers and other volunteers. Pictured (L to R) is Cloey and Maggie.

Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities, reads Polar Express to one of the students during the event Tuesday.

Several leaders from Fayette Progressive Schools and the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House pose for a photo during the Polar Express event. Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Alice Craig, Immediate Past President of Altrusa and a member of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Cathy White, President of Altrusa International of Washington C.H.; and Deb Buccilla, Superintendent of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities.

Alice Craig and Cathy White hold “Polar Express” books, which each of the 50-plus children who participated in the adventure received as a Christmas present, thanks to Altrusa’s 7th annual Loving Spoonsful fundraiser that donated $1900 this fall to Fayette Progressive School (as well as another $1900 to the Commission on Aging’s Meals on Wheels program). Literacy is an important focus of Altrusa International.

Fayette Progressive Schools were able to treat students to a Polar Express Christmas event on Tuesday morning and afternoon thanks to a donation from the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House. Pictured is Buddy the Elf visiting with a family during the event at Southern State Community College.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/12/web1_IMG_6304.jpgFayette Progressive Schools were able to treat students to a Polar Express Christmas event on Tuesday morning and afternoon thanks to a donation from the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House. Pictured is Buddy the Elf visiting with a family during the event at Southern State Community College.

Kelly Campbell, with the transportation department at Fayette Progressive Schools, helped in decorating the bus and delivering students to Southern State Community College for the party.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/12/web1_IMG_6272.jpgKelly Campbell, with the transportation department at Fayette Progressive Schools, helped in decorating the bus and delivering students to Southern State Community College for the party.

The kids had a chance to create crafts and enjoyed time with parents, teachers and other volunteers. Pictured (L to R) is Cloey and Maggie.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/12/web1_IMG_6310.jpgThe kids had a chance to create crafts and enjoyed time with parents, teachers and other volunteers. Pictured (L to R) is Cloey and Maggie.

Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities, reads Polar Express to one of the students during the event Tuesday.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/12/web1_IMG_6318.jpgSuzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities, reads Polar Express to one of the students during the event Tuesday.

Several leaders from Fayette Progressive Schools and the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House pose for a photo during the Polar Express event. Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Alice Craig, Immediate Past President of Altrusa and a member of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Cathy White, President of Altrusa International of Washington C.H.; and Deb Buccilla, Superintendent of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/12/web1_20171219_134526.jpgSeveral leaders from Fayette Progressive Schools and the Altrusa Club of Washington Court House pose for a photo during the Polar Express event. Suzie Janasov, Early Childhood Director for the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Alice Craig, Immediate Past President of Altrusa and a member of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities; Cathy White, President of Altrusa International of Washington C.H.; and Deb Buccilla, Superintendent of the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities.

Alice Craig and Cathy White hold “Polar Express” books, which each of the 50-plus children who participated in the adventure received as a Christmas present, thanks to Altrusa’s 7th annual Loving Spoonsful fundraiser that donated $1900 this fall to Fayette Progressive School (as well as another $1900 to the Commission on Aging’s Meals on Wheels program). Literacy is an important focus of Altrusa International.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/12/web1_20171219_141743.jpgAlice Craig and Cathy White hold “Polar Express” books, which each of the 50-plus children who participated in the adventure received as a Christmas present, thanks to Altrusa’s 7th annual Loving Spoonsful fundraiser that donated $1900 this fall to Fayette Progressive School (as well as another $1900 to the Commission on Aging’s Meals on Wheels program). Literacy is an important focus of Altrusa International.