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Challenger Elementary
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13555 Chaney Thompson Rd. SE
Blue Ribbon School

Special Guests to help Celebrate Black History Month

On Tuesday, February 11, Challenger Elementary 4th and 5th grade students attended a program in the AV room celebrating black history. William Hampton and Mo Carter presented about Huntsville history, the Civil Rights Movement, and inequalities. Students viewed several pictures and heard stories about segregated schools and restaurants. They also learned about Sonnie Hereford IV and his first day with integration. Students also heard stories of Mr. Hampton's family's struggles with segregation and integration.