AMY SWEENEY/Staff photo. 1200 students from The Community Group, which is comprised of three charter schools, 1 district school and 1 child-care in Lawrence from K-8 performed a flashmob on Campagnone Common on Thursday morning. They danced to Katy Perry's "Roar" which represented their theme of empowerment. In addition they wanted to integrate movement and physical activity into the school day be practicing and performing a dance. The students practiced for over two months.
"We want to bring a message of fitness and healthy lifestyle," said Kennedy Hilario, director and COO of the Community Group.