Surprise ‘clap-in’ motivates DPS students at local school

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Clap-in at Westwood Elementary

Clap-in at Westwood Elementary School (WDTN Photo/Bear Everett)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton Public Schools organized a surprise, public ‘clap-in’ at Westwood Elementary Schools to motivate and encourage students to do well in school.

DPS staff and community members lined the walkway Monday morning outside the school to clap, high-five, and encourage students as they walked into school.

The clap-in is part of DPS’ Be Present for a Better Future campaign, which aims to encourage students to attend school every day.

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