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Policy No. 2336
Instruction
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REQUIRED OBSERVANCES (VETERANS’ DAY, CONSTITUTION DAY, AND
TEMPERANCE AND GOOD CITIZENSHIP DAY)
Principals shall be responsible for the preparation and presentation of educational activities of
approximately sixty minutes in duration in observance of Veterans’ Day. The program shall be
conducted during the school week preceding the eleventh day of November of each year.
Constitution Day shall be observed each year on September 17th in commemoration of the
September 17, 1787, signing of the United States Constitution. If September 17th occurs on a
nonschool day, Constitution Day shall be conducted on the preceding Friday.
Temperance and Good Citizenship Day shall be observed on January 16, or, if on a nonschool
day, the Friday preceding January 16.
Legal References: RCW 28A.230.160 Programs in observance of Veterans’ Day
28A.230.150 Temperance and Good Citizenship Day--Aids in
programming
Public Law 108-447 (2004)
Adoption Date: 10/12/06