Photos of event that could inspire kids to stay in school go viral

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High School's Inspiring Tradition Goes Viral

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — There's been an amazing response to some photos we posted to theWREG Facebook page.

The photos came from the Van, Texas Independent School District.

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As of 8:51 a.m. Friday, the photos have more than 87,000 Likes, 61,000 shares and more than 2,000 comments.

They're having seniors walk the halls of lower schools while wearing their cap and gown.

The seniors get to reflect on how far they've come, while serving as an inspiration to the younger students.

Many of you have commented and said you have similar traditions at your schools.

Others have said they hope to have their schools start this.

Take a look at photos of the event below:

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Photos of event that could inspire kids to stay in school go viral
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