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WEST MIDDLESEX, Pennsylvania - Elementary school students are finding a fun way to prepare for the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment on Monday at 2 p.m.

Oakview Elementary gymnasium will host the, "Scores UP! PSSA Kickoff," event for children to prepare them for the statewide test that begins tomorrow and lasts for two weeks.

The event is geared toward students third through sixth grade. The staff has scheduled entertainment, such as fourth grade teacher, Jack Harper, as "Jumpin' Jack 'Test Master' Harps," and a flash mob.

Senior basketball player Matt Dogan and senior cheerleader Fifi Hueston will be motivational speakers for the event, preparing the kids for testing.

Secretary Becky Quarterson says the event is meant to be interactive, educational and motivational.

 

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