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Elementary school puts on 'High School Musical Jr.'

Army Flier
Fort Rucker, AL | May 12, 2016

Fort Rucker Elementary School (FRES) isn't just a place where students get educated on subjects like math and science, but also a place that nurtures children's artistic sides.

The FRES sixth grade drama club put on its ninth musical in its largest stage production to date with its performance of "High School Musical, Jr." a musical based on a Disney movie of the same name, where 40 cast and crew of students took on the task of transporting attendees out of FRES into the halls of East High School.

"I am so proud of all the cast and crew members," said Dr. Vicki Gilmer, FRES principal. "This is an amazing opportunity for students to continue to grow confidence and speaking skills. The performances were phenomenal and could be taken on the road."

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