The Cullins Family is passionate about honoring our Veterans.  On Tuesday, November 11th there was a Veteran’s Day breakfast held at Cullins Elementary.  The students decorate the hallways and invited a Veteran in their family to join them for breakfast.   Students lined hallways with United States flags while welcoming and thanking our visiting Veterans.  We were fortunate to host veterans from each of the military branches for breakfast.

 Gabriel Hartsell in 4th grade wrote the following letter:
Dear Brave Vetarin,
Hi my name is Gabriel and I like baseball and books.  Today I learnd that there is something called the unknown solder.  I thank you for puting yourself in danger for peace, justice, freedom and our safty.

Michaela Jones in 4th grade wrote the following letter:
Dear Veteran,
Hi I’m Michaela and I like to play outside with my friends.  I’m in fourth grade at Doris Cullins Lake Pointe Elementary School.  I have learned that on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 ceremonies took place to celebrate the end of World War I (WWI).  I would like to thank you for helping our country and fighting for us.

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Hallways at Cullins Elementary

Students welcoming and thanking Veterans as they arrive for breakfast.  Samantha Ruiz, Karen Calderon, Kaley Boyd, Clarissa Fomunung and Faithful Iwumadi

Veterans and Cullins students enjoying breakfast.

Taiden Conner and Mrs. Sharmella Andrews enjoying breakfast.

Mr. Kenneth Boyd Veteran and former Cullins Elementary teacher enjoying breakfast with his grandson Asher Frankenfield and Mrs. Frankenfield.

Mr. Evan Utterback uncle of Lauren Johnson, Nattalie Howard and Austin Howard

Assistant Principal (Laura Mejia), Former CLP teacher and Veteran (Kenneth Boyd), and Principal (Jill Baird)

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After the Veteran’s Day breakfast Mr. James Martin from the Navy visited Mrs. Stecker’s 3rd grade class to share about his experiences.  He is the grandfather of James “Papa Nii” Martin.

Mr. Warren Fairfield who served in the Army with daughter Ariana Fairfield

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Students work in the hallways

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