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Kopperl celebrates Red Ribbon Week Oct. 25-29

Posted Date: 10/18/2021

Kopperl celebrates Red Ribbon Week Oct. 25-29

Red Ribbon Week

October 25-29, 2021


** Red Ribbon Week started after the death of Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, who in 1985 was brutally murdered by drug traffickers he was investigating in Mexico. After his death, people started wearing red ribbons to honor Kiki's sacrifice.  For 36 years, schools all across the US celebrate Red Ribbon Week to remember to Say NO to Drugs and to honor the efforts of the Drug Enforcement Agents.

2021 Red Ribbon Theme is “DRUG FREE LOOKS LIKE ME”


Here are the dress up days.  Prizes will also be given out daily.


Monday: “Be Drug Free”: Wear Red


Tuesday: “Too Bright for Drugs”: Wear Neon Colors


Wednesday: “It Takes a Team to Be Drug Free”: Wear Your Favorite Team Jersey


Thursday: “Send Drugs Packing”: Dress Like A Tourist


Friday: Scare Drugs Away: Wear Halloween costume.  All costumes must be school appropriateNO scary masks.



Friday will also be the blackout pep rally!