VOORHEES, N.J. (CBS) — Students across the area are showing their support to raise gun violence awareness following last week’s deadly school shooting in Florida.What Flyers Fans Can Expect Sunday When Wells Fargo Center Welcomes Fans Back After Nearly A Year
Students at Philadelphia High School for Girls stood for a 17-minute moment of silence in honor of the 17 victims killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last Wednesday.
In South Jersey, some students at Eastern Regional High School staged a walkout to raise awareness about gun violence.READ MORE: Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons To Miss All-Star Game Over COVID-19 Contact Tracing
Some students walked out of class Wednesday afternoon.
They gathered in the parking lot for the demonstration.MORE NEWS: Gambling Industry Group Looking To Teach Gamblers Which Sport Betting Sites Are Legal