KJS Elementary to celebrate Veterans Day

By on November 8, 2013

ELBURN—Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School will hold a Veterans Day celebration on Monday, Nov. 11, with an 8:50 a.m. celebration near the school’s flagpole, and an afternoon assembly at 2:40 p.m.

During these events, area Boy Scouts will raise U.S. colors, Girls Scouts will lead the Pledge of Allegiance, and fourth-graders will perform their annual Choral Concert. Members of the Elburn Legion will speak, and several students will read thank you notes and poetry.

John Stewart Elementary invites and encourages veterans to join the school for its morning flag-raising ceremony and end-of-day assembly. For more information, email Heidi Gilkey at 10172@kaneland.org.