Super Send-off for Pat’s Player’s Mom

South Side School in Bristol hosted a send-off for Aaron Hernandez's mom.

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    Students at a Bristol elementary school were wearing Patriots colors on Wednesday as a tribute to a Super Bowl-bound alumnus.

    Patriots’ tight end and Bristol native Aaron Hernandez attended South Side School earlier in his career, while playing for the Bristol Midget Football Bulldogs.

    Super Mom Send-off

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    Terry Hernandez, mother of Patriots star Aaron Hernandez, gets a surprise from Bristol students before she heads to Indianapolis to watch him in Super Bowl XLVI.

    Hernandez’ mother, Terri, is the school’s secretary. 

    Wednesday, the school hosted a pep rally with current Bulldogs’ players, both in support of Hernandez and as a send-off to his mother, who is leaving to watch the game in Indianapolis.

    The school has encouraged the students to wear Patriots’ team colors to the event.