Monterrey Elementary third-grader Myca Patterson became the center of attention during a pep rally that was organized by the school student council, background, to recognize breast cancer awareness, Tuesday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photo)
It was a sea of pink. Kids, teachers, pink lemonade and pink-frosted cookies. In the middle of October, it shouldn’t have been a surprise, but “Pink Day” at Monterrey Elementary on Tuesday wasn’t just another breast cancer awareness event. This fundraiser was conceived and carried out by the school’s fifth-grade student council, and all in honor of one student battling cancer.
Third-grader Myca Patterson couldn’t stop smiling and dancing as he waited Login to read more