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Students pick Willow Creek as name of new elementary school

May 28, 2014 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer

Fremont County School District 25 students in grades K-3 have selected Willow Creek as the name for Riverton's new elementary school, which is planned to open in the summer of 2016.

With 319 votes, superintendent Terry Snyder said Willow Creek was the top choice followed by Riverview with 219 votes and Riverside, which came in third with 168 votes.

The school will house grades K-3.

Snyder said the board received roughly 51 name suggestions.

The announcement was made Tuesday during the District 25 school board meeting.

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