We have some super exciting news to share!!! Madison Mooers, a junior at Hampden Academy, has earned the bronze medal in the running long jump at the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi!! This means that Maddie is the 3rd best in the world in her division!!! She also came in 5th in her mixed division for the 4 X 100 relay!!! And 4th in the shot put!!
You and your families are invited to attend a Hometown Hero’s Homecoming gathering at Hampden Academy in the Multipurpose Room from 6:30-7:30PM tomorrow, March 23rd!! Please come if you are able to make it!! Make signs if you can!! Please share this information too!!
Maddie and her family will have a police escort to Hampden Academy and will enter the multipurpose room from the back of the building. Let’s line up outside the back of the school for her arrival and then gather in the multipurpose room for high fives and mingling with our amazing Special Olympics World Games athlete!! Please do not use the front entrance to HA so that we can be clear of the wrap up of the Expo that is happening earlier in the day. Thank you!!
Thank you all for your support of our amazing Special Olympics athletes in our district and beyond!!