Amelia Academy Holds 2017 Veteran's Appreciation Program
On Monday, November 13th, Amelia Academy hosted their annual Veteran’s Appreciation Program. Local Veterans were honored by students, faculty members, and guest speaker Captain Jonathan Glasscock, USANG, VA State Police.
The National Anthem was performed by Amelia Academy faculty members Mrs. Angela Anderson and Mrs. Jaime Llewellyn.
Veterans honor the flag during the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Amelia Academy lower school students singing “For the Good of the Many” under the direction of Amelia Academy music teacher Mrs. Jaime Llewellyn.
AA Senior Emily M. arranges the refreshments that were served following the program.
Amelia Academy student Layne R. recites “Courage and Our Generation” during the Veterans Appreciation Program.
Lower school students sing for the Veterans during Amelia Academy Veteran’s Appreciation Program. Pictured left to right – Julia K., Alaina C., Jordan S., Levi B., Marlena M., Emilynn R., Genevieve H., Cole D., Noah F., Molly M. and Willow M.
The Amelia Academy Drum and Pipe class performed during the Veteran’s Program. Pictured are Catarina S., Greg H., Cameron M., Zumar S., and pipe instructor Mr. Tim MacLeod.
Captain Jonathan Glasscock, USANG, VA State Police spoke of determination and courage as a soldier, state trooper and as an American.
Amelia Academy Student Government Officers Gillian C., Caleb C., and Brianna G. honored the fallen soldiers of Amelia County.
Senior Aeron Marriott played “Taps “ to conclude the Veteran’s Appreciation Program.