Glenn Middle School Celebrates Take a Veteran to School Day

| November 06, 2014 | |

Local Veterans Will Be Honored Friday

Command Chief Master Sergeant Thomas F. Good of the 17th Training Wing at GAFB and San Angelo Mayor Dwain Morrison will join students and faculty members in honoring hometown heroes at a Take a Veteran to School Day program at San Angelo’s Bobcat Stadium, Friday, Nov. 7. The Take a Veteran to School Day project is part of a national initiative by the History Channel and Suddenlink, which provides cable services in San Angelo.   A formal program will be presented at an assembly in the stadium, followed by lunch at Glenn Middle School with students and veterans.

What:  
Take a Veteran to School Day

Where:
Bobcat Stadium
Glenn Middle School, 2201 University Ave.

When:
Friday, Nov. 7 – 7:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

7:45 Flag Raising Ceremony, CHS-JROTC and the Glenn Middle School band

9:15 Students arrive at Bobcat Stadium

9:30 Introduction and Announcement, Principal Karen Clark

“National Anthem” – Glenn Girls’ Choir, Choir Director Jimena Lule

9:40 Marching Presentation, GAFB
Military Jet Fly-Over

9:50 Guest Speaker, Command Chief Master Sergeant Thomas F. Good

10:00 Surprise Skype presentation, a soldier to his child

10:10 “What Veterans Mean to Me” Essay Contest Winner Presentation, Mayor Dwain Morrison

iPad prize provided by Suddenlink

10:15 Assembly Concludes

11:23 Lunch in gym for veterans, students, and invited guests

Photos: Cameras are welcome during the presentation.

Interviews: Interviews available before or after event.

Contacts:
Corey Peddy, Business Operations Manager, 325-486-4155
Rebecca Cline, Glenn Middle School, 325-947-3841