Students skate into summer vacation

Ryan Cantu and Sean MacKrell skate together.

Kendra Gilbert and Kyleigh Johnson hold hands while skating.

Gwenyth Vannatter, Hunter Legg, Joleisa Sizer, and Lilli Hurst sit together for lunch at the County Skateland.

Morgan Lehmkuhl and Karinna Mitterling take a break from skating to pose for a picture.

Jessalea Hockenberger ties Mollie Shinsky’s skate as Alaina Collins waits.

Kelsey Leyva | Wellington Enterprise

Fourth-graders at McCormick Middle School spent their last day of school at Country Skateland on June 4. The field trip was an end-of-the-year reward for the students. They’ve done this for the last 13 years. “They definitely look forward to coming here,” said social studies teacher Paula Staffeld. “They hear about it from brothers and sisters.”