“This is something we’re used to handling, so most of us handle it well, but we’re tired. We’re done. This is it. This is our last straw,” said senior Ashanti Cox.
She said other members of the school’s Black Excellence Club were also invited into the group chat, where they were threatened and called racist names.
“We need to take a closer look at what we’re doing and do it much better,” answered South Campus Principal Don Bosch.
Students wore black clothing in solidarity with their classmates, and listened as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) students shared their experiences of harassment and discrimination in school and in the wider community.
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