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Red Ribbon Week

Posted On: Monday, October 29, 2018

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MONDAY:  Wear Camo: Make Drugs Disappear!

Lunch: During all 4 lunch periods, about half-way through lunch an announcement will be made for students to be allowed in the auditorium to hear a TED TALK by the Davis Direction Foundation speakers.  Founder, Missy Owen and 3 graduates of their drug recovery program will be speaking on the "Faces of Addiction." It will be styled as a 20-minute TED TALK during each lunch. Here is some more information on their organization:  http://www.davisdirection.com / youtu.be/dOLYkg8erbc.  Every student that attends the TED TALK will receive a raffle ticket to have a chance to win a gift card (drawing at the end of the day). Sign the banner during lunch & pledge to be drug free!

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TUESDAY:  Wear a Jersey: My Team is Drug Free!

Lunch:  Sign the banner during lunch & pledge to be drug free!

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WEDNESDAY:  Wear a Costume: Say Boo to Drugs!

Lunch:  Sign the banner during lunch & pledge to be drug free!

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THURSDAY:  Dress like a Superhero Day: Superheroes Don't Do Drugs!

Lunch:  Sign the banner during lunch & pledge to be drug free!

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FRIDAY:  WHITE-OUT: Erase Drugs!

Lunch: During all 4 lunch periods, about half-way through lunch an announcement will be made for students to be allowed in the auditorium to hear a TED TALK by Jeffrey Johnson. He is a recent graduate of the Blue Ridge Circuit Court Drug Accountability Court (DAC) and 2009 Cherokee High School graduate. Jeffrey will share his personal story of drug addiction at a young age and recovery. He now publicly speaks about his past to share a message of victory and hope. It will be styled as a 20-minute TED TALK during each lunch. Here is some more information on DAC: http://www.brjcdac.org  Every student that attends the TED TALK will receive a raffle ticket to have a chance to win a gift card (drawing at the end of the day). Sign the banner during lunch & pledge to be drug free!





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