Three young Kansas boys, namely Tristan Valentine, Kyan Rice and Lincoln Holmes, had a Valentine’s Day surprise for each girl at their middle school, Summit Trails Middle School, on Thursday, February 14.
More than 300 females including staffs at the school received carnation flowers from the boys. According to the KMBC report, the kids orchestrated everything in honor of the holiday.
Three Olathe middle school students proved Thursday that chivalry isn’t dead.
Tristan Valentine, Kyan Rice and Lincoln Holmes used hundreds of their own dollars to purchase #ValentinesDay flowers for all 270 girls at Summit Trail Middle School. https://t.co/OF64wrcykz pic.twitter.com/jxKf5YIpfF
— KMBC (@kmbc) February 14, 2019
Tristan, Kyan and Lincoln are in eighth, seventh and sixth grade respectively. They funded the sweet gesture with their own pocket money.
Tristan told the outlet that he and his friends kept their plans private. He added that they "wanted every girl to feel important and special on Valentine’s Day."
Dr. Sarah Guerrero, the school’s principal, praised the trio for their efforts. Sarah told KMBC that watching the boys handing out the flowers gave her "chills".
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