Sanders Peace Rally Featured on the Cover of the Marietta Journal!!

Sanders Peace Rally Featured on the Cover of the Marietta Journal!!

In honor of MLK day 2018, our amazing school hosted a Peace Rally in the cafeteria.  Staff, students and the community all came out to celebrate ways we can all make the world better.  The Marietta Journal covered the event and it was prominently featured on the newspaper’s cover!

Taken  from the Full Article

AUSTELL — Linked arm-in-arm, Sanders Elementary students lined the halls of their school Friday afternoon singing “We Are the World” as they celebrated the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. ahead of Monday’s holiday.

The school’s third annual “peace rally” celebrated King’s life and his quest for equality and social change.

Students and Sanders staff dressed in 1970s attire, wearing tie-dye and handmade peace medallions to reinforce King’s message. Children from each grade level also designed banners that hung on walls in the school’s cafeteria expressing what peace meant to them.

 

Read the full article by Shaddi Abusaid Here