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Fernan STEM students spearhead "Playground for All"

 

A group of kids in Coeur d’Alene found a way to make a lasting impression on their elementary school – and make some enduring friendships as well.

Last winter the fifth-grade advanced reading class at Fernan STEM Academy set out to open up their play area to everyone, including students who use wheelchairs. 

Their ideas grew into a $75,000 project this summer involving parents, community donors and building professionals. On track to be completed this fall, the Playground for All could serve as a model for modern play areas around the region.

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