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Seniors pick first

Posted: Saturday, September 2, 2017 12:00 am

For more than three decades, George Walton Academy has worked to forge bonds between its oldest students and some of its youngest students.

Each year, the senior class at the private school pairs up with first graders, usually bonding two seniors with one younger pupil. The groupings foster friendship and a mentor relationship between the two age groups and, as the program has developed over time, it has become ever more expansive.

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