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National School Walkout

%3Cp%3E%3Cfont+size%3D%222%22%3ELafayette+Parish+administrators+recognize+the+significance+of+the+National+School+Walkout%2C+scheduled+for+March+14%2C+2018+at+10%3A00+a.m.+Students+in+all+schools+will+be+allowed+to+participate+peacefully+in+the+17-minute+walkout+without+fear+of+disciplinary+consequences.+Principals+are+reaching+out+to+their+students+and+faculties+in+order+to+coordinate+and+organize+this+event.+The+walkout+highlights+the+rights+of+teachers+and+students+to+teach+and+learn+in+a+safe+school+environment.+The+walkout+supports+the+position+that+change+is+necessary+in+order+to+provide+a+school+setting+that+is+free+from+the+fear+of+being+harmed+at+school.%3C%2Ffont%3E%3C%2Fp%3E%3Cp%3E%3Cfont+size%3D%222%22%3EThe+Lafayette+Parish+School+System+would+like+to+clarify+that+the+schools%26rsquo%3B+participation+in+the+17-minute+walkout+scheduled+for+March+14%2C+2018+is+meant+to+commemorate+the+17+students+and+teachers+killed+last+month+at+the+Florida+high+school+shooting.+%3C%2Ffont%3E%3Cbr+%2F%3E%3C%2Fp%3E