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Dr. Charles C. Polk Elementary School Hosts its Own Winter Wonderland

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Resident Debra Williams and her family Tyce Williams 6 yrs. and his sister, Talia Williams 2 yrs., Samia Genelien 5 yrs. and her sister Genesis Genelien 2 yrs. pose for a family photo with Santa. Credits: Kathy Lloyd
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ROSELLE, NJ - The Charles C. Polk School in Roselle hosted its annual Winter Wonderland and Pictures with Santa on Thursday evening.

There were many oh’s and ah’s as you enter the schools' auditorium where the unique Christmas display was set up. According to Ms. Andreea Harry the schools principal, this was the 4th year that her school has set up the display of professional decorations, that are just like you would see at your local mall. 

Debra Williams, a residence of Roselle for over 21 years, a teacher at Polk School and a member of the Roselle Board of Education for 18 years, was on hand with her family to take advantage of the chance to visit with Santa.  

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“Tonight me and my babies took our annual Christmas pictures here," said Williams. “They call me Me-ma and they are my Me-Babies.” 

The school also had open their “School Store” where the kids could pick up presents for their family members. The event was part of a fundraiser for the Polk Schools PTO. 

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