Although he did not actually bring a gun to his school, the little boy was suspended for 5 days by the school in an act of extreme discipline by the school
| 09/07/2020 | ionicons-v5-c12: 11 | Francisco Trejo |
Colorado.- A boy 12 years in Colorado received a five-day suspension for showing a gun of toy on your computer screen during an online art class, according to a report.
The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said that although the teacher thought it was a gun of toy, authorities still did a wellness check on Isaiah Elliott without parental notification.
« It was really scary and upsetting for me as a father, especially as a father of a young African American, especially considering what is happening in our country right now, » Curtis Elliott, Isaiah’s father, told KDVR. .
She said her son, who has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and has learning disabilities, was unaware that the gun was displayed on screen in his distance learning.
« He was crying when the police came. He was scared. We were all scared. He was literally scared for his life, » Curtis Elliott said.
The father of the minor argued that his son did not carry any gun to school, was in the comfort of his own home and highlighted the fact that it is a toy.
The gun of toy It was neon green and black with an orange tip with the words on the handle: « Zombie hunter« .
Despite all the above, the school He remains adamant that he will not apologize for how harsh they were with the little one.
« We follow all school board policies, whether we learn in person or remotely. We take the safety of all of our students and staff very seriously. Safety is always our number one priority, » the Grand Mountain School stated. it’s a statement
(With information from Fox News)