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Black History Month

Feb. 1, 2021
 
February is Black History Month!
 
Springfield Public Schools will be highlighting different historical pieces, local events and school activities taking place in February in honor of Black History Month. Be sure to check out our social media channels, including Instagram and Facebook to see what we post throughou the month. 
 
To kick things off - our ownAcademy of Arts and Academics, in conjunction with the MLK Committee this year opened up the annual Martin Luther King Jr. art, essay and poetry contest to last until Feb. 26 in an effort to continue the celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to allow for more Springfield students, teachers and families to participate in the annual event.
 
Check out some beautiful student art and learn more about the celebration here: bit.ly/3r9WpQX (Artwork student Jessica Alegre)
 
MLK art