Vogel Elementary mascot greets kids on first day of school


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Vogel Elementary students walked into their first day of school with smiles and excitement.

Teachers and staff were outside, greeting and welcoming students to a new school year.

The Superintendent of the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation (EVSC) Dr. David Smith also showed his support by saying hello to students and their parents.

“(It’s the) first day of school; there’s always that excitement in the air. We’ve prepared a long time for this day and we are ready,” said Dr. Smith

Vogel Elementary’s mascot, the Cardinal, was greeting kids as well.

The mascot took photos with kids as they entered the school.

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(This story was originally published on August 7, 2019)

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