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2011-03-03 15:46:00

ELGIN, Ill., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox River Country Day School (FRCDS) is pleased to announce they will receive the "State School of Character Award" for 2011 from the Character Education Partnership on Monday, March 7th at 2:45 p.m. An independent, non-profit school, FRCDS is one of two schools statewide to win the award and the only school in the Chicagoland area; the second school is in Collinsville, IL. The educators at FRCDS utilize a total immersion program of character...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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