Department of Education Celebrates Black History Month

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A Black Chorus celebrates

The Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDE) is celebrating Black History Month at schools across the territory. Additional dates will be announced when information is made available.

St. Thomas-St. John District

Joseph Gomez Elementary School – Cafeteria

9 a.m. and 1 p.m. – Feb. 26: Black History Program/African American Dress Up Day

Joseph Sibilly Elementary School – Upper Courtyard

9 a.m. – Feb. 28: Black History Program

St. Croix District

Arthur A. Richards K-8 School – Gymnasium

8:45 a.m. – Feb 21: Black History Program/African Wear Day

9 a.m. – Feb 26: Guest Speakers

Juanita Gardine K-8 School – Auditorium

9 a.m. – Feb. 21: Black History and Honor Awards Celebration/African Attire Day

2 p.m. – Feb. 28: Taste of Soul

Ricardo Richards Elementary School – Cafeteria

9 a.m. – Feb. 26: Poetry Slam Competition and African Wear Fashion Show

Pearl B. Larsen K-8 School – Auditorium

9 a.m. – Feb. 28: Black History Program

John H. Woodson Jr. High School – Auditorium

1:30 p.m. – Feb. 28: Black History Program

Claude O. Markoe Elementary School – Cafeteria

9:30 a.m. – Feb 28: 2nd Annual African Red-Carpet Affair Fashion Show

Central High School – Various classrooms

7:45 a.m. – Daily: Student presentations

Original Source: https://stjohnsource.com/2020/02/19/department-of-education-celebrates-black-history-month/