School receives buddy bench
August 26, 2021
Students who have no one to play with at Washington Elementary School will have a place to sit that shows other students they would like to join in on an activity.
The Women's Club of Rock Springs donated a buddy bench to the school as part of an initiative to have a buddy bench placed in schools. Other benches donated by the group were placed at North Park, Sage and Desert View elementary schools in Rock Springs.
Buddy benches were created to help foster an environment of inclusiveness and kindness amongst children. Children who see another child sitting at a buddy bench are encouraged to...