Orange Elementary Celebrates Closing Ceremony


By Rachel Begle

WATERLOO, Iowa - Orange Elementary will mark the closure of their current elementary school building with a special ceremony Thursday. Parents, former students, faculty, staff, and the public are invited to the event which begins at 6:30 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Doors to the event will open at 6:15 p.m.

The elementary school located at 6028 Kimball Avenue and first opened in 1915. The new Orange Elementary School building is currently under construction just blocks away at 5805 Kimball Avenue.

The new school will officially open next fall. The final day of classes for students at Orange will be May 31st.

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