Friday, November 12, 2010

Student with Down Syndrome Becomes JROTC Cadet

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — When enrolling her son Stephen at Leavenworth High School, Cindy Bartko has noticed a table for the Junior ROTC program. But she never pursued having her son join the program.
Stephen has Down syndrome.
But he was among the many JROTC cadets to appear in Thursday’s Veterans Day parade in downtown Leavenworth.


  1. I think this is a amazing

    Chrisitne A. Golding

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