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04/25/07 - Lufkin

Elementary School Nationally Recognized

by Ramonica R. Jones

An East Texas elementary school is receiving nationwide recognition for its mentoring program.

Brandon elementary earned the 2006 Mentoring and Intervention Best Practices Award. Only 20 schools in the nation got the honor this year.

More than 180 community leader and fifth-grade students are now taking part in the reading program. The school had a celebration for them Wednesday to thank them for their commitment.

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