Eye on Education

Ohio Elementary School Considers Banning Halloween

The thought of losing Halloween at school is pretty scary for some Bexley students.

One boy cried when his father broke the news that Maryland Elementary will replace its traditional class parties and costume parades this year with a November “fall fest,” which is planned to include square-dancing and a service project.

So parents took action. About 140 had signed an online petition by last night, urging the school to keep its hands off Halloween.

Read more at: www.dispatch.com

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