WES Poster Contest Winner

Art teacher Erica Bordonaro and student Florence Phillips in front of Wellington Rotary Peace Park.

On Sunday, Sept. 18, the Wellington Rotary Club and the Village of Wellington celebrated World Peace Day. Wellington Elementary School’s fourth grade poster contest winner, Florence Phillips, was present to accept her certificate and $75 award. Her art teacher, Erica Bordonaro, was also there. She received a $50 award to use in her classroom. The Wellington World Peace Poster Contest’s purpose was to raise the consciousness of Wellington students to the quest for world peace and what it means to achieve it. The school congratulates Phillips and thanks Bordonaro for providing students with so many diverse opportunities to shine.