Winter/Spring 2020 Events
Just Mercy Book Club Meeting
Bryan Stevenson’s Equal Justice Initiative Project was introcuded. His organization is dedicated to representing marginalized people, who have experienced social injustice. A discussion on Just Mercy took place.
Some of our International students will be featured on morning announcements to highlight and educate, the ND School community about the Lunar New Year and Spring Festival.
A Mass of Social Justice and the Progress of Peoples will be hosted by The SHADES Club.
During Black History Month, our Media Specialist, Mrs. Repsik, and students from the ND Book Club, will introduce and highlight, various books written by black authors to the school community. Videos will be broadcast on ND TV on February 6, 13, 20 and 27.
Just Mercy Book Club
Club members will take a "Virtual Field Trip" to the The National Memorial for Peace and Justice created by the Equal Justice Initiative Project. A discussion and final thoughts on Just Mercy will follow. There will also be a Just Mercy screening on a date to be determined.
Student-led Prayer Service for Black History Month during Activity Period.
ND will be showing the film, Harriet in the Library on February 27 at 6:30 p.m.
5th Annual SHADES Retreat
Fall 2019 Events
November 13, 2019
2019 Hoops for Hope
December 18, 2019
ND Book Club holds first meeting introducing Bryan Stevenson, his TEDTalk, and his book.
Spring 2019 Events
April 5, 2019
4th Annual SHADES Retreat
May 21, 2019
The Class of 2022 participated in a conversation about the power of words with Dwayne Curry, Program Officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a SHADES member and panelist, and a master of the spoken word.