DeKalb School District should support students' March for Our Lives

Tyra Heman, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, holds a sign that reads, ‘Enough No Guns,’ on Feb. 19, 2018, in front of the school where 17 people were killed in a mass shooting on Feb. 14.

Dear Dr. Michael Erwin and Dr. Stephen Green:

In memory of the students who were killed and injured in the recent shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., this is to ask the DeKalb School District to do the following:

John Evans

John Evans

 Show some advocacy to all students and citizens in the DeKalb County School District.

 Communicate to all parents and students that the School District supports their efforts to attend the “March for Our Lives” protest scheduled for Mar 24, 2018 in Washington, D.C.

 Make DeKalb school buses available to transport students and parents to the March 24th protest; and

 Have the DeKalb Board of Education to issue an official resolution in support of the Washington, D.C., protestors’ efforts to make a safe learning environment for every school in the United States.

DeKalb School District should support students' March for Our Lives

A makeshift memorial is seen outside the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

Thank you for the courtesy of a reply within five (5) business days from the date of receipt of this letter.