HR554: Commending Creighton's Corner Elementary School.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 554
Commending Creighton's Corner Elementary School.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, August 28, 2020

 

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School in Loudoun County held a parade for its students to brighten their spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic; and

WHEREAS, the faculty and staff of Creighton’s Corner Elementary School understood that, as a result of lockdowns and school closures, many students throughout Loudoun County and the Commonwealth were missing daily interactions with friends and teachers; and

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School followed examples from other states and school districts by organizing a parade, with teachers and staffers driving in a caravan of vehicles through local neighborhoods to wave to and exchange greetings with students; and

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School’s parade provided an exciting special event for local young people and helped build a sense of belonging with their school community; and

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School’s parade was beneficial for teachers, giving them an opportunity to maintain a connection with their students and support them from afar; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Creighton’s Corner Elementary School hereby be commended for bringing joy to students during the COVID-19 pandemic by holding a parade; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Creighton’s Corner Elementary School as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for its commitment to community outreach.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 554

Offered August 21, 2020
Commending Creighton's Corner Elementary School.
Patron-- Subramanyam

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School in Loudoun County held a parade for its students to brighten their spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic; and

WHEREAS, the faculty and staff of Creighton’s Corner Elementary School understood that, as a result of lockdowns and school closures, many students throughout Loudoun County and the Commonwealth were missing daily interactions with friends and teachers; and

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School followed examples from other states and school districts by organizing a parade, with teachers and staffers driving in a caravan of vehicles through local neighborhoods to wave to and exchange greetings with students; and

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School’s parade provided an exciting special event for local young people and help build a sense of belonging with their school community; and

WHEREAS, Creighton’s Corner Elementary School’s parade was also beneficial for teachers, giving them an opportunity to maintain a connection with their students and support them from afar; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Creighton’s Corner Elementary School hereby be commended for bringing joy to students during the COVID-19 pandemic by holding a parade; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Creighton’s Corner Elementary School as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for the school’s commitment to community outreach.