Petition to cancel class the day after Halloween is growing


Students in Florida are petitioning to cancel classes the day after Halloween, with students across the state signing the document on

(FOX NEWS) — On Thursday costumed kids will be making their way from door to door for candy but many students say the real treat would be having Friday off.

A petition is making its way across the state of Florida calling for school districts to cancel classes this Friday, the day after Halloween.

Numerous petitions from districts throughout the sunshine state are popping up on with some gaining as many as 19,000 signatures.

One write-up saying it’s best for both students and teachers to have a day off after a night of Halloween fun.

Noting a combination of too much candy and trick-or-treating could affect the learning environment in class on Friday.

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