JACKSON, MO (KFVS) - In honor of American Education Week, the Jackson R-2 School District will be hosting a flag raising, weather permitting, on Monday, November 18 at 9 a.m.
The flag raising will be held in front of the Jackson Sr. High School at the flag pole, 315 South Missouri Street.
American Education Week, November 18 through 22, presents all Americans with a wonderful opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a quality education. The weeklong celebration features a special observance each day of the week, beginning with the flag raising event.
Mayor Barbara Lohr will read a proclamation declaring the week "American Education Week" at Jackson R-2 School District. The Jackson High School Choir will sing and celebrate the beginning of the week.