- Incident occurred at E.R. Dickson Elementary School in Mobile, Alabama
- Girl’s mother said they tried to assess whether her child was depressed
- Minors cannot sign contracts in Alabama
An Alabama mom is furious that her five-year-old daughter was forced to sign a contract saying she will not hurt herself or anyone at school after she pointed a crayon at a classmate.
The incident occurred at E.R. Dickson Elementary School in Mobile.
The mom, only identified as Rebecca, said the school asked her toddler, Elizabeth, whether she was depressed, which the little girl did not understand.
‘They told me she drew something that resembled a gun,’ Rebecca told WPMI-TV.
‘According to them she pointed a crayon at another student and said, ”pew pew”.’
‘While I was in the lobby waiting they had my 5-year-old sign a contract about suicide and homicide,’ Rebecca said.
‘(They) asked her if she was depressed now…