Watermelon feed welcomes back students and parents to new school year

The Walnut Elementary annual Watermelon Feed welcomes both students and parents to a new school year. 
Walnut Elementary School held their Watermelon Feed on Friday, Principal Jami Dakin says it gives parents a chance to see their kids in school environment.
The Watermelon Feed, held every first or second Friday of the school year, welcomes both students and parents to the school for the year. Dakin says in her experience , parents in Emporia have been fantastic volunteers and that is critical for building a community of students and their families.