Battle Ground Public Schools will show support and appreciation throughout the week for those who have fought for our freedom. Community members and veterans are invited to attend and take part in many events to receive recognition and appreciation. All schools will be closed on Monday, November 12th in observance of Veterans Day.
Below is a list of event dates, times, and locations.
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Captain Strong – Friday, November, 9th at 8:40 AM a breakfast honoring veterans will be served followed by a school-wide assembly at 9:30 AM.
Daybreak Primary – On Friday, November 9th at 10:15 AM an assembly will be held with the primary students singing songs to honor veterans.
Glenwood Heights Primary – On Wednesday, November 14th two assemblies will take place. One at 1:50 PM and the other at 2:50 PM. They will both feature the school’s Cubby Choir and Prairie High School Air Force JROTC presenting the colors as well as a rifle routine. Veterans who attend will be honored.
Maple Grove – On Friday, November 9th at 10:00 AM an assembly will be held in the gym.
Pleasant Valley Primary – On Thursday, November 8th and Friday, November 9th at 9:30 AM an assembly will be held in the middle school gym. Light refreshments will be served.
Yacolt Primary – On Tuesday, November 6th, two assemblies will take place in the school gym. The first will be at 9:45 AM and the second will be at 6:00 PM so that parents can come and enjoy. The choir will perform at both.
Chief Umtuch Middle – On Friday, November 9th at 10:00 AM and assembly will be held in the commons with a performance from the school band.
Daybreak Middle – On Friday, November 9th at 9:10 AM and assembly will be held where the Battle Ground High School Color Guard will present the flags. All Veterans in attendance will be recognized for their service.
Laurin Middle – On Friday, November 9th at 11:00 AM an assembly will be held in the gym.
Pleasant Valley Middle – Two assemblies will be held, one on Thursday, November 8th and the other on Friday, November 9th at 9:30 AM in the middle school gym. Light refreshments will be available.
Tukes Valley Middle – On Friday, November 9th at 9:30 AM an assembly will be held. All Veterans and families are welcome to attend.
Battle Ground High School – There will be a Veterans Day panel for students on Thursday, November 8th and Friday, November 9th in the school library. This event is hosted by the Air Force Junior ROTC and the Social Studies department. The panels will have veterans from all military branches and represent several different eras. The panelists will make a short biographical presentation on each class period throughout the day and the invited classes will have an opportunity to ask questions of the panelists.
Prairie High School – On Tuesday, November 13th at 9:45 AM an assembly will take place in the auditorium. The Prairie High School Air Force JROTC will be presenting.