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Evans Elementary Students Walk to City Hall in Costumes

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Some elementary students got to dress up, get out of school and head to City Hall in their Halloween costumes Wednesday.

Students, staff and parents from George Evans Elementary participated in their annual Costume Character Walk to City Hall early Wednesday morning. They got to dress up as their favorite character from their favorite book in order to participate in the walk.

It's something that the school as done in a partnership with the City for the past five years.

"It's very important for the kids to increase literacy," said Bruce Wilson of George Evans Elementary. "Reading is the foundation for all success."

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