Here is a quick glimpse at how schools in the Diocese of Phoenix observed #NationalWalkoutDay.

The students honored the victims with 17 minutes of silence while 17 students stood on the sideline holding a photo of each victim. More from Cronkite news.

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And a sampling across the country:


National School Walkout is time of prayer for many Catholic schools

From the U.S. Bishops’ Domestic Justice and Education Chairmen