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small elementary school in Hollandale has a special message for a student
battling cancer.

Nearly the entire
school took part in making a video for Jaden Goninen.

Jaden is a
fifth-grader at Pecatonica Elementary School battling cancer. He's undergoing
treatment at American Family Children's hospital. He Skypes with his class once
a day, and gets to see his classmates. His family said "he's a

The school's principal,
Sarah Straka, said the idea to make a video for Jaden came together very
quickly earlier this week. Almost all 200 students and 44 staff took part in
dancing along to Pharrell's "Happy."

Straka said Jaden
could use some cheering up and they created the video "to put a smile on
his face." She said the entire school community is constantly thinking of
him and they want to wish him well.

The video posted on
YouTube Thursday had more than 1,300 views as of Friday morning.

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School makes video for student battling cancer Friday, February 28 2014, 03:33 PM CST

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