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Date Adopted: April 27, 1981

1. Purpose

This Board directs that procedures be instituted to uphold the laws of the Commonwealth and the United States.

2. Authority

Accordingly, each student shall be required to salute the flag and recite the Pledge of Allegiance during each day's opening exercises. If a student has conscientious objections which interfere with full participation in the flag salute or Pledge of Allegiance, said student shall maintain a respectful attitude throughout the ceremony.

Opening exercises shall also include a moment of silent meditation.


School Code: SS 1771
PA Code Title 22 SS 12.10
F.O.M. 116