|Sonja Hernandez protests |
Part of Nicki Henderson conflicts
|Date||January 22, 2017|
|Location||Front entrance of Degrassi Community School|
|Battles||1 between Sonja and Nicki|
|Result||Nicki Henderson victory|
The Sonja Hernandez protests were the first protests and fight in Degrassi: The Other Generation history which also resulted in the first respective suspension, expulsion, impeachment, and probation.
The protests led to a parent-led protest which resulted in the disenrollment of 59 students due to their concern over the "violence" at the school.
Result and aftermath Edit
|Actions||Sonja Hernandez||Nicki Henderson|
|First action (2017)||Impeached as president and suspended from Student Council, indefinitely suspended from Degrassi Community School||Indefinitely suspended from Degrassi Community School|
|Second action (2017)||Expelled from Degrassi Community School, charged by police for damages, on probation||Indefinite suspension lifted for two months|
|Third action (2017)||Expulsion remains, still on probation||Suspension unlifted, suspended from Student Council|
|Fourth action (2018)||Expulsion unlifted||banned from social events; restraining order|
Media coverage Edit
The protestants stood in front of the school, during school hours as they walked out of their classes to protest Sonja Hernandez's presidency. Pedestrians whom were walking by noticed the protests which led to the protest being covered by the media, especially when the fight started. The suspensions were also covered on the media.