National Day of Mourning is December 5, 2018

Portrait of George HW Bush

The country will observe a National Day of Mourning on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, in remembrance of our 41st president, George H.W. Bush.

Days of mourning honor former commanders-in-chief and involve memorial events around the country. While schools will remain in session on December 5, 2018, USD 475 would like to recognize this leader’s contribution to our nation.

https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/presidential-proclamation-announcing-death-george-h-w-bush/