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Local Students Participate In Walk Out Today

Posted: 2019-04-04 07:58:40 By: hbr

Local high school students will be joining thousands of others across the province today in a province-wide protest over the Ford government's changes to the education system.

The students are protesting an increase in high school class sizes,  new physical education curriculum and a mobile phone ban.

The protest in the form of a walkout is set to take place at 1.15pm.

Organizers say they expect 100,000 students  from 700 school to take part across the province.