Black HIstory month

Family Guide

We at Ross are celebrating the lives and events in African American history through literacy, history, art and science. Here is a quick family guide to celebrating this month and all year around.

Come see our bulletin board on the first floor landing where the 5th graders are displaying their studies of prominent African Americans.

DC Events

(unless otherwise noted, all offer free admission)

A Black History Month Social – Another year around the sun and another month long celebration of black excellence!

Celebration of Black History – Enjoy music, dance, step and historic highlights that will inspire and remind us all of the impact African Americans have made on our nation.

US Capitol Tour – Black History – We will be guided on a tour of the United States Capitol Visitor Center and the Complex by our very own, Douglas Ike from Judah Temple A.M.E. Zion Church and his associates. The focus on this tour will be on African American contributions to the Congress, the United States government, and more.