2019 Wayne County Special Olympics
May 16, 2019 Spring Valley High School hosted the annual Special Olympics for Wayne County Schools. These amazing young students get together in unity to exemplify Great Attitude, School Spirit, Good sportsmanship and above have a place where they fill love support and joy.
Pic below is Logan Robertson (Fort Gay PreK/8) with Michelle Watts Special Needs Teacher at East Lynn. Michelle has taught for several decades as Special Needs teacher and previous Principal at Fort Gay PreK 8. She is a rare and remarkable educator.
Pic below is Joetta Hatfield with long time Special Olympian Troy Vanhoose, and Matt Stanley.
The day includes sporting events of running, softball throws, standing long jumps. They also have free games, face painting for all kids to participate in at parking lots and bouncy house and slide that the JROTC operate. It’s truly remarkable to see the overwhelming support and joy that comes to the kids life.