Posted May 18, 2016 1:22 pm by Comments

By Dave Urbanski

Image source: KMGH-TV

It was just one of those things.

Mom didn’t realize her 5-year-old daughter put a bubble-blowing toy gun in her backpack Monday morning — but officials at Southeast Elementary in Brighton, Colorado, sure did.

Soon enough, the kindergartener pulled out her purple-green-yellow contraption encased in clear plastic during recess — and with that, the school called Mom and told her to come pick up her daughter.

Image source: KMGH-TV

She was suspended for the day, KMGH-TV reported.

“I asked, ‘Is it really necessary for me to come get her?’” the mother, who requested anonymity, told the station. “And they said, ‘Yes, this is our zero-tolerance policy, and somebody needs to come get her immediately.’”

Image source: KMGH-TV

That night, Mom told KMGH, her daughter was so distraught that she asked to stay home and help clean the house instead of going to school.

“It’s a shame, because it’s the end of the school year, and it’s kind of ending on a bad note now,” the mother added. “And she didn’t deserve that. She didn’t deserve a punishment like that.”

While a spokesman with Adams County School District 27JA denied KMGH an interview with the elementary school principal and the district superintendent, a statement was released: …Read the Rest

Source:: The Blaze

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