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Bonita Cacho, right, who works with the arts intensive after-school program at Savoy Elementary School in Southeast Washington, D.C., works with two students dressed as Allegaries, or spiritual protectors of the village, to practice their stilt walking in the school's hallway on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)
Photo by: BARBARA L. SALISBURY
Bonita Cacho, right, who works with the arts intensive after-school program at Savoy Elementary School in Southeast Washington, D.C., works with two students dressed as Allegaries, or spiritual protectors of the village, to practice their stilt walking in the school's hallway on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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