During the Black History Month Celebration at Tuitt Primary School, Students portrayed various heroes across the Diaspora while parents, teachers, and staff modeled some of their African attire. The event was coordinated by Chalaine Barry, Benilda Nablo, and Kan Gabriel.
Zeyah Francis, Tuitt Spelling Bee Champion, reads the poem "Still I Rise" by Maya Angelou
Students present Malcolm X
Students present Colin Powell
Students present Nelson Mandela
Students showcase heroes from the Diaspora
Student representing Muhammad Ali meets Virgin Islands Heavy Weight Champ, Clayton Laurent, Jr.
Second Graders play a percussion selection
Mrs. Gabriel models African attire
Speech Therapist, Ms. Warner, models African attire
Ms. Wade sports African attire along side students
Principal, Thelca Bedminster sports African attire and Black History Month pin made by teacher, Ms. Sharpe
Ms. Sharp, creator of Black History Month pins