Religious pluralism in public schools rests on the right of free speech & freedom of religion: choice, not coercion, marks the balancing point. In this Brownsville, TX case, schools asking students to hide away religious symbols goes too far, according to the group Americans United for Separation of Church and State.
Religion In Public Schools: Choice, Not Coercion, Is The Way To Go | Americans United
Students in the Brownsville, Texas, Independent School District have been told by school officials that they should tuck religious symbols, such as rosaries and crosses, inside their clothing. …Underlying gang issues aside, students absolutely have the right to display religious symbols at school …