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updated 7:35 PM UTC, Sep 18, 2018

Students Wear Orange To Support Teacher With Leukemia

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

The Altoona School District is showing its support for a middle school teacher recently diagnosed with leukemia.

Students at Altoona Intermediate School wore orange Thursday to raise awareness about the disease and to support sixth-grade teacher Shannon Camlek who is currently undergoing cancer treatment in Rochester. School officials say the idea to wear orange originated with a student.

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