Atlanta school clarifies statement on Pledge of Allegiance; Pledge to remain in school
August 9, 2018
ATLANTA, Ga. (WCTV) -- A school in Atlanta which had
has clarified their statement after public outcry.
Lia Santos, the Governing Board Chair of the Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School, released a statement clarifying that change was not to take the Pledge out of the school day, but rather to move it from an all-school meeting into individual classrooms.
You can see the full statement below.
The cited Georgia State Law, O.C.G.A. 20-2-310 (c)(1), reads;
The state of Florida also mandates the Pledge to be recited, saying in 1003.44 under Title XLVIII;