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Does your child's school do the pledge every day?

At what age do they stop? Our public school only does it through Kindergarten. Seems kinda young to stop.


Asked by ria7 at 5:20 PM on Aug. 11, 2009 in

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  • my son's public school says the pledge of allegence every day. School-wide over the interco. I like that.

    Answer by citymama707 at 6:05 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • my daughters private school always says the pledge and the prayer, prek-12th grade.

    Answer by rose549 at 5:24 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • My son is in a Catholic school and they say it everyday. It's K-8. I don't know if it's the same once in high school.


    Answer by Anonymous at 5:26 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Everyday!

    Answer by MarGeee at 6:07 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • nope.
    I homeschool and will teach it when they are old enough to truly grasp the sobriety and significance of such an oath, and to decide for themselves whether to take it. And I'll teach the actual pledge, not the "under god" revision.

    Answer by autodidact at 6:09 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • We say it everyday at our public school, in unison at the direction of the Principal over the loud speaker. K-6. It is a nice way to start the day, I love to hear those little voices!

    Answer by wildboyz1994 at 6:31 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • No they do not, and I wish the did.

    Answer by AprilDJC at 6:43 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Yeah but she skips the under God portion. We might be atheists but it doesnt make usless American ya know?

    Answer by OneToughMami at 7:33 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • I am a Junior in high school. I stopped doing the pledge when I was a Freshman. Our school system does it until 8th grade.

    Answer by amber710 at 10:10 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • My boys school does the pledge over the intercom every morning right after a moment of silence for whatever they choose. As my oldest son teacher says you can use it for saying a prayer, thinking a thought, or whatever a long as you are quiet.

    Answer by Juggalette0327 at 10:13 PM on Aug. 11, 2009