Very special athletes get a chance to shine

Student athletes from the Region One School District participated in the Special Olympics competition in New Haven on June 8 and 9. photo submitted

FALLS VILLAGE — Ten Region One School District athletes in special education programs, along with 10 students from Housatonic Valley Regional High School and Region One faculty and staff, participated in the Special Olympics track and field and swimming events at Yale University and Southern Connecticut State University on June 8 and 9. 

Region One Superintendent Pam Vogel coordinated the events.

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