This Week's program at LLCA paid Tribute to Area Veterans
Raptor families and members of the community were treated to a special Veterans’ Day Program this week at the Raptor Center on the campus of Lake Lure Classical Academy.
The program began with recognition of all Veterans in the audience and included the Pledge of Allegiance and a performance of the Star-Spangled Banner by 9th-grade soloist, Kinley Waters.
Students, Cartiere Tate read her original essay and Anna Sias read her original poem.
First-grade students sang America the Beautiful, while the 4th and 5th grade performed, “You are our Heroes,” featuring trios of Francesca Cunto, Delaney Cullen, Natalie Smith, Brody Helms, Colby Calhoun, and Rylan McIntosh
The 5th-grade class sang God Bless the USA while the 2nd and 3rd-grade classes performed, This Land is your Land.
The program also included a special Tribute Slideshow to LLCA’s staff family of Veterans and a speech by Mr. Richard E. Hill, wife of elementary school music teacher, Peggy Hill
The 4th Grade Class performed a drumming salute to all Veterans.