Exeter Elementary students in Mr. Dekker’s classroom rallied together to support one of their fellow classmates.
Hunter, who has Cerebral Palsy, had a dream of throwing the first pitch at a Blue Jays baseball game. Teacher Ian Dekker acted as a catalyst in supporting his students’ innovative ideas to help Hunter achieve his goal. From writing persuasive letters, to tweeting the Blue Jays and even being on CTV news, Mr. Dekker and his students were determined to make this dream a reality! All of their hard work paid off, and Mr. Dekker was thrilled to announce to his class that Hunter has been invited to throw the first pitch at a game in June.
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