Williamson County Schools cautions against using campuses for political parades

District officials have said that none of Williamson County Schools' 49 campuses are approved for political gatherings. (Community Impact staff)
District officials have said that none of Williamson County Schools' 49 campuses are approved for political gatherings. (Community Impact staff)

District officials have said that none of Williamson County Schools' 49 campuses are approved for political gatherings. (Community Impact staff)

Officials with Williamson County Schools are cautioning residents against gathering on school grounds for any upcoming political events.

The district announced via social media Oct. 28 that officials have become aware of the intent of organizations to hold events at Williamson County facilities, including Pearre Creek Elementary School in Franklin.

Officials have said any events must go through a use of facilities process according to school board policy, and no events have been approved.

"There is no approved usage for any of our 49 school sites for a parade staging area on Sunday, Nov. 1, so parade organizers should find other venues for their events," officials said.

See the full announcement from WCS below.


By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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