Camellia celebrates Year of the Snake

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Camellia Basic Elementary School celebrated the Year of the Snake with its fifth annual Lunar New Year parade on February 15.

The event opened with a professional lion dance performance, followed by a school wide procession that highlighted students dressed in their native costumes, student lion dancers, pin wheelers, ribbon dancers, banners, lanterns, dragons, snakes and a New Year Queen.

Students also marched holding a variety of signs while others played musical instruments.

More than 200 parents, community members, former students and district personnel enjoyed the festivities.