The threat was later deemed unfounded, but school officials took it seriously.
School is supposed to be a safe place, a place to find yourself, learn and create memories with friends.
In the weeks following the Parkland shooting, Kimura and her peers have formed their own gun-control advocacy group, Students Advocating Firearm Reform, or SAFeR. That was when I realized the answer is not something that can be defined by our community alone. We want this to be a welcoming environment where people feel safe.
State representative Shevrin Jones says students could face other dangers if their teacher is carrying a gun.
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The sweeping $400 million package includes more than $100 million for mental health screening and services and at least $25 million to raise and rebuild the building. "ENOUGH senseless violence in our schools".
An increase in gun purchase restrictions for those who have been committed under the Baker Act.
"That's part of our safety concern" about the walkouts, he said. Kimura said she understands the disappointment and anger voiced by the young survivors of last month's shooting, many of whom have since aggressively lobbied their congressional leaders for tighter gun control. Add Gun Control as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Gun Control news, video, and analysis from ABC News.
Hightstown High School students will be joining their counterparts nationwide next week, as high school students across the United States plan to walk out of their classes to protest gun violence.
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In a letter to the Mountain Express, Doyle wrote, "We will be standing in unity with hundreds of high schools across the nation as a message of our demand for change and reform".
In Chaska, the school's Student Council is planning a walk-in at the gym.
DeVos said she was committed to finding solutions "so that no student and no parent ever have to go through what this community has had to endure" but gave little indication of what those solutions might be. "It's a really political issue and we as students are willing to take on the challenge ourselves and as long as the administration isn't overly punitive, we are fine with them staying neutral".
It's up to "representatives" to save lives by preventing guys like him from shooting people. Fulton said he has received two emails and a few phone calls from parents concerned about the walkout.
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When she heard about the national walkout and how schools locally could join, she made a decision to start organizing things at Big Foot.
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