Vernon High School Black History Week

Published: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 04:41 PM.

VERNON‑ VHS will celebrate Black History Week Feb. 19-22. The theme for this year’s program is “At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality: The Emancipation and the March on Washington.”  School activities will include the showing of the historical film Red Tails in the library, Feb. 19, an Open-Mic Freedom of Expression Day during both lunches, Feb. 20, a viewing of A Raisin in the Sun honoring Lorraine Hansberry, Feb. 21, and Soul Food Day, Feb. 22. There will also be a program that is open to the public beginning at 9:45 a.m., Feb. 22, in the high school auditorium. Students will perform theatrical expression skits during the ceremony. Please come out and join us for this wonderful celebration.

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