Oak View Elementary Gives Special Performance for Veterans' Day

Oak View Elementary School students welcomed U.S. Veterans with a student-led performance and refreshments following the show.

Posted: Nov 11, 2019 7:04 PM
Updated: Nov 12, 2019 10:40 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Fort Wayne veterans received a special surprise on Monday.

To recognize Veterans' Day, Oak View Elementary School students presented a show, full of singing and dancing, for the veterans of the Fort Wayne area.

Family members, many who were veterans, smiled as the students gave their performance. 

A gathering for refreshments followed the special event. 

Oak View Elementary School Principal, Jamie Wilkins, says, "this is one of the most special times of the school year." 

Many students ended their school day with loved ones by their side. 

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