James Dukes Elementary School Associated Student Body members shake hands with active duty military personnel who have students at the school during the Salute to Heroes assembly May 17 to recognize Memorial Day. Active duty military attending included Lt. Commander S. Marriot; Senior Chief J. Duffield; Aviation Electronics Third Class T. McClain; Master Chief L. Stiles; Senior Chief M. Case, hospital corpsman; Ensign S. Davenport; Gunnery Sgt. J. Davenport; Chief D. Garrett; and Chief E. Rice.
Sentinel photos/Karen Brainard
Members of Ramona High School’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) shake hands with the active duty military personnel.
ASB members, from left, Alexa Workman, president; Trevor Keck, representative; Kate Hanlon, treasurer; Alyssa Travis, vice president; and Sierra Adkins, representative, read about why the U.S. celebrates Memorial Day.
At left, Monica Guzzetta (in back) and Savannah Garrett, whose father is in the Navy, point out a name on the Wall of Heroes display at James Dukes Elementary. The wall recognizes current and past military personnel who are related to students at the school. Approximately 172 names are listed.
Below, Fourth-grader Antonio Ornelas greets Ramona High School ROTC member Wesley Richardson at an assembly as James Dukes Elementary to honor the military.