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PL 3 – 03.2.0: Patriotic Exercises

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Date of Approval: 2017 August 1 
Last Amended: 
Last Reviewed: 2019 November 29


FOUNDATIONAL PILLAR - Operational Expectations


EXPECTATION

It is the will of the Board that the Superintendent shall ensure that patriotism is promoted.


REQUIREMENTS AND LIMITS

  1. The Superintendent shall ensure that
    1. the National Anthem is played or sung on a daily basis in all schools
    2. at formal school events, the National Anthem is played or sung and the national flag is displayed.
  2. The Superintendent shall ensure that provisions for students, whose parents request an exemption from patriotic exercises, shall be made in a sensitive way that recognizes diversity and promotes respect.


HISTORY

2017 Aug 1 Approved
2018 Feb 18 Reviewed
2019 Apr 10 Reviewed
2019 Nov 29 Reviewed