Students and teachers at Calvary Christian Academy dressed up in various costumes Wednesday for Character Day as part of the school’s Spirit Week, officials said. Left: Dressed as Prince Charming, Dan Thompson, school administrator, serves lunch to Caleb Snyder, dressed as Batman. Bottom left: Students Mason McKay, Patrick Ware and Shawn Damson are dressed in early 20th century period attire. Bottom right: Liam Mowbray, as Luke Skywalker, and Billy Collins, as Darth Vader, play with building blocks. Calvary Christian Academy’s Spirit Week runs until Saturday.
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