Americans: In school, did your school play the pledge of allegiance? (Ours did every day until HS, which did every Friday). Did you stand for it? Non-Americans: Do y'all have an equivalent that you had to do in school?
I had to do it every day (or once a week? idr) in elementary school, then we'd sing some anthem that was pretty much the equivalent but for Christianity. The auditorium even had two flags on stage, one American flag and some Christian flag.
I have a vague memory of doing it(?) If it was regularly wouldn't I remember it better? I don't think it happened in middle-school (5-8th grade). I'm not sure abstaining was a option. I don't remember seeing it done or being mentioned[...]