NCW students participate in National School Walkout

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National School Walkout

WENATCHEE – This Wednesday, High School students from Wenatchee, Eastmont and Cascade School Districts in Leavenworth as well as students from Wenatchee Valley College will participate in the National School Walkout to honor the 17 people who were killed in the February 14th shooting in Parkland, Florida.

National School Walkout

The event starts at 10:00 a.m. Students at Wenatchee High School will march to the school track where there will be 18 speakers, all sharing a story of one of the victims killed in Florida.

National School Walkout

After the presentations are finished, students who are willing to risk an un-excused absence will march down Miller and Orondo Streets to the Chelan County Courthouse for a community rally.

NCWLife News will be at both events on Wednesday and will bring you complete coverage on the NCWLife Evening News.