Each classroom at the JFK will engage in different activities from our “BLM at School” choice board in a way that is developmentally appropriate to the grade level. Families are welcome to explore and engage in these activities at home as well! Learn More
Song of the Day: I Love My Hair, Sesame Street
Did you know?
Interracial marriage in the United Sates was banned in 1664 and not overturned until 1967.
“the freedom to marry, or not marry, a person of another race resides with the individual, and cannot be infringed by the State.”Chief Justice Earl Warren, Loving vs. Virginia, 1967
Fanny Jackson Coppin
Born a slave, Coppin became a pioneering educator toward the end of the Civil War. A graduate of Oberlin College, she opened a night school for freed slaves and later served as the principal of the Institute for Colored Youth in Philadelphia. Learn more on Wikipedia