Elementary school celebrates custodian's birthday
February 15, 2011
NEW RICHMOND, WI — It''s unanimous at the St. Croix Central Elementary School: Mr. Green is golden, according to the New Richmond News.
The district''s Building and Grounds Superintendent Greg Green''s 52nd birthday was February 5, and on February 4, the school had a celebration in his honor, complete with cards, cake, artwork and poems, the article stated.
Green graduated from St. Croix Central in 1977 and has been working in the district since: Elementary School Principal Steve Sanders said Green''s roots and pride in the St. Croix Central School District show through in his work, the article noted.
"I think if you cut him open, he''d bleed blue. He is a true St. Croix Central Panther person. It shows that he loves what he does, he loves being around the kids and interacting with the staff," Sanders said.
According to the article, Mr. Green Day was more than just a day celebrating Green''s birthday, it was a celebration of a humble man who does a lot for the schools and cares about the people within the district.
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