Sunday, February 18, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Students being led out of a high school in Parkland, Fla., after a Feb. 14 mass shooting. | Getty Images
The Feb. 14 shooting at Stoneman Douglass High School in Parkland, Fla., where a semi-automatic-toting 19-year-old killed 17 people, garnered some reaction among local community leaders, particularly in area schools.
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District 89 Supt. David Negron released a letter to students, parents and families on March 8 reinforcing some of the district’s immigration-related policies. | File Wednesday, March 8, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview District 89 Superintendent David Negron released a pointed letter addressed to parents, families and students today. It was related to “local and national events surrounding immigration and refugees.” Negron … Continue reading D89 Superintendent Pens Immigration-Related Letter to Families
Students during Washington Dual Language Academy’s “Christmas Around the World” assembly performed numerous poems and songs from cultures around the globe on Thursday afternoon. | Shanel Romain/VFP Thursday, December 15, 2016 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews J’Larean Anderson beamed as she watched her third-grade son, Joshua Dawson, participate in the “Christmas Around the World” assembly Thursday afternoon at Washington Dual Language Academy, 1111 Washington Blvd. … Continue reading Maywood School Celebrates Holidays With International Flair