Religious Freedom Self-Advocacy Letter Template to Wear Tribal Regalia

Document Date: April 18, 2023
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If wearing tribal regalia at graduation has important spiritual or religious meaning for you, state religious freedom laws may require public schools to provide a religious exemption from the graduation dress code. Use this self-advocacy template letter can be sent to your school to request a religious accommodation to wear tribal regalia during commencement.

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