Michigan Avenue school to hold Veterans Day event
by Special to the Banner
Nov 10, 2013 | 429 views | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend | print

The students of Michigan Avenue Elementary School will be putting on a patriotic public event to honor area veterans and military personnel on Veterans Day.

Musical selections will be provided by the Michigan Avenue Chorus and the entire student body. In conjunction with the Bradley County Schools initiative of Leaders for Life, the event will be emceed by student leaders. The Bradley County Police Honor Guard will present the colors.

Principal Angela Lawson said the event was planned to observe the holiday and at the same time “teach children the importance of appreciating those who have and are presently serving our country.”

The event will take place Monday at 9 a.m. in the school gymnasium.

The school is located at 188 Michigan Avenue School Road in Cleveland.