Roughly 450 LISD students are on their way to the Rose Parade, getting ready to shine in the national spotlight Monday.
Coronado student Alissa Paulie is ready.
"It's like a once in a lifetime opportunity for some of these kids," Paulie said. "It's just so much fun. It's gonna be a long, long parade. And it's gonna be fun. Good memories."
The kids are working hard every day, but they're also taking a little time to enjoy California. They spent Thursday at Knott's Berry Farm and Friday, they had dinner on the Santa Monica Pier.
Tune in to KCBD at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 2, to watch students from all four Lubbock-area high schools march in the Rose Parade.
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