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Hundreds of pupils and former students of Ann Maguire gathered to launch more than 700 balloons to remember the murdered teacher.
The community of Halton Moor, in Leeds, came together this afternoon to mark a week since Mrs Maguire, 61, was stabbed to death in her classroom at Corpus Christi Catholic College.
More than 500 people gathered on field opposite the huge floral tribute that has accumulated outside the school gates as a tribute to the much-loved teacher.
Current year 11 pupils took on former students in a football match before the neighbouring Corpus Christi Church tolled its bell once to mark the moment when everyone let go of their balloons.
Churches across West Yorkshire held services today in memory of teacher Ann Maguire.
She was stabbed to death in front of pupils at Corpus Christi catholic school in Leeds.
ITV News correspondent Debi Edward reports:
A spokesman for the Catholic Diocese of Leeds said:
Prayers will be said at dozens of church services across West Yorkshire today for teacher Ann Maguire who was killed in front of her pupils at a school in Leeds on Monday.
The Catholic Diocese of Leeds wrote to all Catholic churches in the area, asking them to hold prayers for the 61-year-old who taught at Corpus Christi Catholic College for 40 years.
Together they have a combined congregation of around 32,000 people, the diocese said.
A book of condolence has also been opened at the cathedral in Leeds for those who want to express their sympathies.