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Sacred Heart School celebrates international culture, food, games

Students at Sacred Heart Elementary School celebrated the culture of several countries during "Hello World 2012." Students at Sacred Heart Elementary School celebrated the culture of several countries during "Hello World 2012."

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Students at Hattiesburg's Sacred Heart Elementary School are getting a crash course in world geography by taking part in an new event which combines two popular activities...a cultural fair and a field day.   

Hello World 2012 featured several stations across campus focusing on the culture of many
different countries, including Italy, Senegal, Brazil and China.

The children played games that are popular in those countries and sampled foods at an international food fair in the cafeteria.

About 400 students in grades 1-6 took part in the day-long event.

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