Policy Information
Series 8000 - INSTRUCTION
INSTRUCTIONAL ARRANGEMENTS
Opening Exercises
Policy # 8420

           The Board directs the administration to include the Pledge of Allegiance as part of the opening exercises in all the schools. Under certain circumstances, such as religious conviction, individuals may be excused from this requirement as a protection of their Constitutional rights.

 

Policy References:
Education Law Section 802
8 New York Code of Rules and Regulations (NYCRR) Section 108.5

Adoption Date: 12/20/2011
8000 - INSTRUCTION