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Our Lady of Lourdes celebrates Catholic Schools Week with international festival

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About two dozen youngsters sang and danced.
Children line the pews of the Queens Village church during the service.
Lindsey Joseph, whose family is from Haiti, wears a head covering showing her nationality.
Students (l.-r.) Kayla Kumar, Lindsey Joseph and Ashley Smith pose together for a photo.
Laura Bamishile’s family is originally from Nigeria.
Nicholas Ruffino (c.) carries the flag of the Virgin Islands.
Kayla Kumar sports a hat with her ensemble.
Two students lead the dance number for their classmates.
Students lined up on the alter for a performance after Communion.
The performance is an annual tradition at the school, which has many students of Filipino and Haitian descent.
Students process out of the church at the conclusion of the Mass.
Students at Our Lady of Lourdes in Queens Village wore clothing from the countries of their ancestors during a Catholic Schools Week celebration.
Francesca Patrana dishes out food, including her chicken lo mein from the Philippines, during the festival afterward.
A student performs with his classmates at Our Lady of Lourdes.

Our Lady of Lourdes celebrated Catholic Schools Week with a performance by students during Sunday Mass and an International Festival.

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