A vast majority of Tucson High Schools including Cholla High School, Tucson High, Cartalina Foothills, Palo Verde, Sunnyside High School, and Sabino will be participating in #WalkOutWednesday today in honor of the 17 victims who were killed last month in a shooting at Parkland High School in Florida. Students participating are encourage to talk about gun legislation and school safety. School districts announced that they will not punish students participating as long as the protest is organized and non-violent.
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OUR TIME TO TAKE ACTION— THS Student Council (@TucsonStuCo) March 14, 2018
Tomorrow 3/14 @ 10am there will be a 17 minuet sit in on the steps of the main; to remember the lives lost at Stoneman Douglas. At 10:30 there will be a forum in the auditorium. At 12 there will be a walkout and march from Armory Park to the UAs old main.
Students at some schools like University High School in Tucson, Ariz., will recite the names of the students and school administrators who died in Parkland and make plans to flood local lawmakers with calls about addressing gun violence. https://t.co/oeLLPAGYcH— Linda Hill (@bulldoghill) March 14, 2018
Check out the scoreboard at the Canyon Del Oro High School walkout/ gathering. 18 minutes for the 17 killed in Parkland and 1 for Christina-Taylor Green. Also the reason for the home and guest score #Tucson pic.twitter.com/eynAvl9PUL— Cynthia Washington (@CynthiaKOLD) March 14, 2018