The flag of the United States – also known as “Old Glory” – represents everything that is good about this country. It represents Freedom. It represents Courage. It represents Hope.
- Red represents Hardiness and Valor.
- White represents Purity and Innocence.
- Blue represents Vigilance.
Countless men and women have served under her colors. Countless men and women have died defending her.
The F.L.A.G. Program was created to instill pride and respect among students towards the United States Flag and their State Flag.
Ronald Reagan, who served as the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989, once said, “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” We must teach each generation of children both the value and the price of freedom. We must instill in them a patriotic spirit, and a proper respect for our country, our flag, and the sacrifices that have been made by men and women throughout this country’s history in order to protect our freedom.