High school seniors giving back

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DANVILLE, Ill (WCIA)– Its tradition for the seniors at Schlarman Academy to take a trip.

But this senior class decided to do things a little different.

Instead of using the $4,000, they raised on themselves, the kids are putting it back into the community.

Spending time in places like the Mark Denman Elementary School making blankets with some students there.

Teacher Blake Leonard says they are getting so much more out of their service project.

The class decided to give back speaks to the 23 students who make it up.

Not only are their teachers proud of what these students are doing, but they’re also proud of themselves. 

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