A Trip to the Newseum
(MS)2 students participated in a master class at the Newseum to discuss the connections between the First Amendment and the Civil Rights Movement. From the 1960s to current times, students discussed the voice of the scholar in the area of protest and public demonstration. Students were able to explore the significance of the protest of the 60s to the Black Lives Matter Movement of today.
The March of Cans
(MS)2 Student Government Association ( SGA) participated in their 1st March of the Cans. In this event, SGA collected cans for the homeless during the Thanksgiving season and then marched the cans from their middle school to Bread for The City. Over 300 cans were marched and donated to this great local non profit
(MS)2 7th Grader Ryan Battle Addresses Marchers
Ryan Battle, a 7th grader here at Howard UniversityMiddle School of Mathematics and Science, addressed the many people at the We Shall Not Be Moved March on Washington on January 14, 2017.
NASSP National Principal of the Year
The most recently named State Principal of the Year, Mrs. Kathryn R. Procope, had the chance to meet and speak with Washington, D.C. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes-Norton. They discussed what it means to be a principal at a middle school with a STEM based curriculum, continuing professional development for administrators how to create a baseline for CTE research earlier and much more.
Congrats to the SGA
Congratulations to all our Student Government Association winners and participants. After a formidable election season and too many super close races, we have our 2016-2017 SGA officers. Advised by Mr. Giani Clarkson, SGA truly is the student body’s voice for change, justice and of course fun! Congratulations Tylan, Allisya, Christian, Mohit and Abdul!
USBC's Policy Breakfast
This summer, two of our scholars , Jordyne and Allisya, were awarded first and second prize for their business plans in the NFTE Biz camp. They were afforded the opportunity to attend the United States Black Chambers Policy Breakfast hosted during the Congressional Black Caucus. They were also introduced to Ron Busby, President/CEO of the U.S. Black Chambers. We are so proud of our future entrepreneurs!
Rodeo at the Showplace Arena
The 7th grade class was able to witness the Bill Pickett rodeo for Kidz Sake at The Showplace Arena. It featured all black rodeo participants roping cattle, riding bucking broncos and much more!