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Students' inclusion is 'Cornerstone' of Mount St. Mary program

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Mount St. Mary High School student Jacob Brooks works in a classroom at the private Catholic school in south Oklahoma City. [Doug Hoke/The Oklahoman]
Mount St. Mary High School student Jacob Brooks works in a classroom at the private Catholic school in south Oklahoma City. [Doug Hoke/The Oklahoman]
Kerri Brooks' sons always had attended school together, and she wanted that tradition to continue when they left elementary and middle school. It didn't matter that Jacob had Down syndrome and his brother, Jesse, didn't. "Through elementary school, Jacob was pretty much included about 75 to 80 percent of the time," she said. "I firmly...
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