Ugly Christmas sweater party held at Hendricks Public School

January 3, 2019

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In celebration of the Christmas season, students and faculty dressed up in “ugly” sweaters on Friday, Dec. 21, the day before the start of Christmas vacation. Pictured left to right are Principal Paul Chick, paraprofessional Jodi Hexem, administrative assistant Kendra Moravetz, and third grade teacher Jessica Jordahl.

By Violet Nelson

Ugly sweaters have been around for awhile. The idea was actually started in Canada, but the decorated sweaters were given an extra boost when National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation hit the screen in 1989.
It is fun to be creative by adding a lot of decorations to the sweater, the crazier the better…

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