Nate and Isaac are safety patrols at Coppergate Elementary School in Middleburg, Florida, and they have a very important job to complete every day. One they take very seriously.
But neither one of them had any idea that the task they tackled on a stormy day would make their community, and people nationwide, so proud of their actions. At the end of the school day, the boys went out in the pouring rain to protect and take care of something that is very meaningful to many Americans.
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The 11-year-old boys are in charge of lowering the American flag during school dismissal. When a big rainstorm came into town, the pair decided they would still complete their job.
They patiently and reverently folded the flag through the drenching rain. Coppergate Elementary School media specialist, Kim Miskowski, wrote on the school’s Facebook page:
“Not only did they bring the flag down, they also stood in …