Boonville Elementary Invites Military Veterans to Assembly and Reception - 10/25/2017


Boonville Elementary Invites Military Veterans to Assembly and Reception-10/25/2017

All military veterans are invited to attend a special Veterans Day assembly and reception that will be held on Thursday, November 9, at the school. The assembly will start at 9 a.m., with access to the gymnasium starting at 8:45 a.m. Handicap access will be available through the District Office doors located on the back side of the building. The Veterans Day Ceremony will be conducted by a combined color guard from the Charles J. Love DSC Post #406 American Legion, Harland J. Hennessey Post #5538 VFW, and the Tun Tavern Leathernecks Marine Corps League Detachment #961. The guest speaker for the ceremony will be Richard Chrisman, Commandant of the Tun Tavern Leathernecks Marine Corps League and a teacher at Boonville Elementary. He will explain the history and the meaning of Veterans Day and the Veterans Day ceremony. The 5th grade chorus, under the direction of Claire Haile, vocal teacher, will sing a medley of service songs. At the conclusion of the assembly, veterans and their guests will be invited to a reception in the cafeteria. If you, as a veteran, or you know a veteran who would like to attend, please make reservations by calling 315-942-9200, extension 1501. The staff and students at Boonville Elementary School would be honored by your presence.