Student Forced to Sue Over ‘See You at the Pole’by Bethany Monk
Earlier this school year, a seventh-grade student in Kansas posted fliers at her school in honor of the upcoming “See You at the Pole” event, held in late September. The nationwide day is a time for students to gather around the flagpole at their school — in the morning before school starts — to pray.
The fliers the student posted at Robert E. Clark Middle School, in Bonner Springs, had some Bible verses on them. They were a precursor to additional fliers providing the official details of the event. After a school counselor told the student the fliers with verses were “illegal,” school officials took down the fliers and destroyed them.Read More