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WEST WARWICK â Learning for the students at Deering Middle School hasnât stopped just because itâs summer time.
The initiative to maintain all thatâs been learned during the school year goes on through the Kent County YMCAâs collaboration with the United Way and Hasbro. âItâs not just about academics,â explained BLAST program and YMCA after school program Director Kristen Petrarca. âThis is about working as a team, about having organization and having an end goal and if you fail, learning how an idea can be successful and improved next time.â
Congressman Jim Langevin, along with representatives from the United Way and Hasbro, took some time Tuesday morning to hear directly from the students what theyâve spent their time doing these last six weeks working on to showcase in their open house this Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m.
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