Schools observe Veterans Day Thursday
November 7, 2021
Thursday, Nov. 11, is Veterans Day, a legal holiday in the U.S. Schools in Alva will honor veterans on that day and give students the opportunity to learn about the day’s meaning.
At Alva High School, veterans are invited to gather in the school library to enjoy coffee and visiting. At 9 a.m. a program honoring veterans will be held in the high school auditorium.
Alva Middle School will have an afternoon observance. Seventh grade students have chosen a veteran to honor and will have displays showing what they’ve learned. These will include photographs, information and memorabilia of the...