Jefferson Students Observe Historic Inauguration
Students at Jefferson Elementary School joined others throughout the Sheboygan Area School District as they observed Barack Obama taking the Oath of Office to become the 44th president of the United States of America.
The historic moment was touching to the students. One third grader said, "It is great to have a new president because he is going to make our country a better place to live."
One fourth grader expressed how he feels inspired. "It means it doesn't matter the color of your skin in order to become a leader of our country," he said.
Another third Grader said, "President Obama will become a great leader because he cares about us."
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
January 29, 2009