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‘Best Ever Prom’ leaves lasting memories for teens, adults of all abilities


Sparta High School students in Renee Wyman’s special education program work year-round on every aspect of Best Prom Ever, a dinner dance event for teens and adults with disabilities. Lending a hand were hundreds of volunteers, businesses like Eastern Floral and area nonprofit organizations like Lori’s Voice. Working together, they helped nearly a thousand special needs adults from all over West Michigan experience a magical evening. This big volunteer event unites Sparta students, staff and the extended community in a collaborative learning experience for a very appreciative audience.

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Brett Atwood
Brett Atwood
Brett Atwood has worked in broadcast television for nearly six years. Having graduated with a bachelor's degree in TV Production from Ferris State University, he continues to produce promotional and lifestyle content for WOOD TV8, in addition to owning his own freelance video business, Be Heard Productions. Brett has a great love for telling compelling stories in a creative format. He is excited to use his talents in sharing what's happening within our local schools.

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