County’s smallest students take big step at Meck Pre-K’s graduation ceremony

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Friday was the last day of school for many students in the Charlotte area. It was also graduation day for many, including Mecklenburg County’s youngest students.

Channel 9′s education reporter Elsa Gillis was there for the special moment as children from the Mecklenburg County-funded Pre-Kindergarten Program graduated.

>> Watch the video at the top of this page to find out how important this program is to parents and the community.

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