Man on the street: ‘Why do we celebrate President’s Day?’

“Because we need to show that someone is our president.” Mia Ferranti, 7 Jenkins Twp . -
“Because we have to celebrate our presidents for finding America.” Molly Kratz, 7 Pittston -
“Because George Washington founded Pennsylvania.” Dominic Marranca, 8 Pittston -
“Because Donald Trump feels happy about it.” Jade Pilarcik, 7 Moosic - -
“So we can have a day off of school.” Chase Valeski, 8 Hughestown - -
“I would say because of the 13 colonies and I think Pennsylvania was one of them.” Jacob White, 8 Pittston Twp. - -

“Because we need to show that someone is our president.”

Mia Ferranti, 7

Jenkins Twp .

“Because we have to celebrate our presidents for finding America.”

Molly Kratz, 7

Pittston

“Because George Washington founded Pennsylvania.”

Dominic Marranca, 8

Pittston

“Because Donald Trump feels happy about it.”

Jade Pilarcik, 7

Moosic

“So we can have a day off of school.”

Chase Valeski, 8

Hughestown

“I would say because of the 13 colonies and I think Pennsylvania was one of them.”

Jacob White, 8

Pittston Twp.

“Because we need to show that someone is our president.” Mia Ferranti, 7 Jenkins Twp .
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/web1_Ferranti.jpg“Because we need to show that someone is our president.” Mia Ferranti, 7 Jenkins Twp .

“Because we have to celebrate our presidents for finding America.” Molly Kratz, 7 Pittston
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/web1_Kratz.jpg“Because we have to celebrate our presidents for finding America.” Molly Kratz, 7 Pittston

“Because George Washington founded Pennsylvania.” Dominic Marranca, 8 Pittston
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/web1_Marranda.jpg“Because George Washington founded Pennsylvania.” Dominic Marranca, 8 Pittston

“Because Donald Trump feels happy about it.” Jade Pilarcik, 7 Moosic
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/web1_Pilarcik.jpg“Because Donald Trump feels happy about it.” Jade Pilarcik, 7 Moosic

“So we can have a day off of school.” Chase Valeski, 8 Hughestown
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/web1_Valeski.jpg“So we can have a day off of school.” Chase Valeski, 8 Hughestown

“I would say because of the 13 colonies and I think Pennsylvania was one of them.” Jacob White, 8 Pittston Twp.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/web1_White.jpg“I would say because of the 13 colonies and I think Pennsylvania was one of them.” Jacob White, 8 Pittston Twp.
Photos and answers compiled by Christina Heppding, Pittston Area High School