Officials celebrate groundbreaking of new Springfield elementary school | News
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM)– In Springfield, Mayor Domenic Sarno was joined by several state and city officials to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new state-of-the-art DeBerry-Homer Elementary School.
The new school will be able to bring modern amenities to students to better their education, replacing the current aging infrastructure.
“You don’t have to have a Tajmahal to be able to teach our kids and give them great opportunities for positive careers, but you have to have heart and soul in a school,” said Mayor Sarno.
This singular new school will replace and combine both schools Homer and DeBerry schools built in 1898 and 1951, respectively.