CM – Veterans Day Shine Time!

Central Manor was visited today by the “Military Officers Association of America” in coordination with their “Adopt-a-Vet” program.  One month ago, the veterans visited all fifth and sixth grade classrooms.  After the visit, the students began working  hard on a special project that would be presented to the veterans at today’s Shine Time.  One sixth grade student shared a poem entitled “The Vets.”  One group sang a song, and three other groups shared projects that honored their particular veteran.  At the end of our Shine Time today, the entire school stood up and gave the veterans a standing ovation.  To also celebrate the day, students were encouraged to wear red, white, and blue.  The “Adopt-a-Vet” program has been a bi-annual tradition at Central Manor since 2000.

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