IHS Red Ribbon Week starts Oct. 26


Nina Amedin, Knight Press/TV Adviser

Independence High School is hosting Red Ribbon week Oct. 26-30.

Red Ribbon week aims to spread awareness about drug abuse and educate students about its effects.

Students can participate in Red Ribbon week at IHS and show their support through the school’s dress up days.

  • Monday- Camo Day, “Drugs Can’t Find Us”
  • Tuesday- Western Day, “Give Drugs the Boot”
  • Wednesday- Holiday Day, “Drugs Will Get Ya on The Naughty List”
    • Wear your festive gear of Red, Green, or White
  • Thursday-Halloween Day, “Scare Drugs Away”
    • Wear black and orange, or any festive accessories. No Halloween costumes are allowed.
  • Friday- Red-out

You can scan the QR for more dress up day ideas on this flyer.

The Red Ribbon Campaign is the largest drug-abuse prevention campaign in the nation. You can also donate to their cause here.