Hawk Point Elementary students and faculty gathered in the gymnasium for a special assembly honoring the veterans that served and continue to serve our great nation. The ceremony held on Veteran’s Day started with the presentation of the flags performed by members of the Hawk Point VFW Hall. Then all of those in attendance stood for the Pledge of Allegiance. Students prepared performances for veterans including a skit explaining what Veteran’s Day is, songs, and acrostics using the word veteran.
Special guest speaker was Lincoln County R-III School Board Member and veteran, Dan Busekrus. Dan talked to the students at Hawk point Elementary about the importance of respect. The assembly concluded by honoring veterans of each branch of service by having them stand when their branch was called.