Bird Rock students learn about Persian New Year

Neda Masri and her daughter Alex, who is a third grader. Photo: Ronit Austgen

Bird Rock Elementary students recently learned about the Persian New Year, which coincides with the first day of Spring. The holiday is celebrated by Iranians worldwide and has been celebrated for at least 3,000 years. It is a celebration of family.

Fifth graders clockwise from left, Julie Shriver, Maia Pearl, teacher Melissa King, Julia Tomasulo, Yassi Mesri, Paige Kaufman and Josie Ballard. Photo: Ronit Austgen

Fifth graders Mason Matalon and Kenny Hayden. Photos: Ronit Austgen

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