OSWEGO, NY – Election day came early at the Fitzhugh Park Elementary School Student Council sponsored a mock presidential election.
Advisor Ed Fayette said, ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œThe student council members distributed, collected and counted all of the student ballots. They not only counted the total ballots, but also broke the numbers down by grade level.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â
When the votes were tallied, the results showed Barak Obama the winner over John McCain 274-97.
Obama won at all grade levels.
Student council officers Shea Hewitt, Shantal Harrington, Hannah Broadwell and Tatiana Berkley show all of the voting sheets used in the election while advisor Fayette and FPS Principal Donna Simmons join them.