The former president then joined their circle and started tell them why it was important for him to meet people their age during his time in office.
He told them: ‘One of the things I did throughout my presidency was I’d meet with groups of young people everywhere I went, whether it was here in the United States or when I was traveling overseas.
Just to kind of hear from them, find out what they’re interested in, because I do believe that most of the problems we have are going to be solved by you.’
Obama later posted videos of his day out on Instagram and wrote: ‘Make us proud. You’re the next generation of leaders, and we need you.