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Macdonough Students Celebrate Flag Day In Middletown

Macdonough Students Celebrate Flag Day In Middletown

MIDDLETOWN — Macdonough School on Friday held its annual observance of Flag Day, honoring outstanding students and celebrating the American Flag as a symbol of freedom.

Students, parents and teachers gathered on the front lawn of the school dressed in red, white and blue and holding small flags.

They sang songs and recited poems, and more than a dozen students were honored with American Citizenship Awards to recognize their contributions to the school by always being prepared, volunteering, helping their peers and being respectful.

"This is one of the best days at Macdonough School because we have the chance to pay tribute to our country's greatest symbol, the...