Oct. 27, 2014
Bloomington Public Schools is partnering with the Minnesota Army National Guard to continue the tradition of conducting flag raising ceremonies at each of its schools in recognition of Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
The Minnesota Army National Guard 1/34 Armored Brigade Combat Team will lead the flag raising events. Troops will assist in raising the schools’ outdoor flags and lead students in the Pledge of Allegiance.
The following is a schedule of the flag raising ceremonies at all 15 district schools:
9 a.m. at Valley View Middle School, 8900 Portland Ave. S
9 a.m. at Kennedy High School, 9701 Nicollet Ave.
9 a.m. at Jefferson High School, 4001 W. 102nd St.
9:20 a.m. at Valley View Elementary School, 351 E. 88th St.
9:25 a.m. at Indian Mounds Elementary School, 9801 11th Ave. S
9:30 a.m. at Westwood Elementary School, 3701 W. 108th St.
9:45 a.m. at Poplar Bridge Elementary School, 8401 Palmer Ave. S
9:55 a.m. at Oak Grove Elementary School, 1301 W. 104th St.
10 a.m. at Normandale Hills Elementary School, 9501 Toledo Ave. S
10:10 a.m. at Washburn Elementary School, 8401 Xerxes Ave. S
10:15 a.m. at Oak Grove Middle School, 1300 W. 106th St.
10:25 a.m. at Ridgeview Elementary School, 9400 Nesbitt Ave. S
10:35 a.m. at Olson Elementary School, 4501 W. 102nd St.
10:50 a.m. at Hillcrest Community School, 9301 Thomas Road
10:50 a.m. at Olson Middle School, 4551 W. 102nd St.