Louisiana Faculty District: All Students Must Stand For Anthem

Bossier Parish Schools has 34 elementary, middle and high schools and one alternative school, the district said.
It said players and coaches should stand during the National Anthem “in a show of respect.
“Bossier Parish Schools Superintendent Scott Smith.
The least Bossier Schools can do is expect our student athletes to stand in solidarity when the National Anthem is played at sporting events in honor of those sacrifices.
Story highlights Bossier Parish Schools letter says players and coaches should stand “in a show of respect”Superintendent: Letter was sent “in light of the national conversation currently taking place”(CNN) A Louisiana school district is requiring all its students to stand during the National Anthem when it’s played at a sporting event or during an extracurricular activity — or face the consequences.

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