Black History Month Activities


*Activities are listed in order by date.




Striplin Elementary

Feb 4, 5, 9Black History Wax Museum11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Striplin Gym

Gadsden MiddleFeb 5Black History Program9:00 a.m.


Striplin ElementaryFeb 11Birmingham Civil Rights Speaker9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Striplin Gym

Floyd ElementaryFeb 18Black History Program6:00 p.m.

Floyd Lunchroom

Donehoo ElementaryFeb 25Black History Wax Museum1:00 p.m.

Donehoo Gym

Litchfield MiddleFeb 25A Black History Play

Oh! Slavery Days

12:30 p.m.

LMS Auditorium

Walnut Park ElementaryFeb 25Black History Program12:30 p.m.

WPES Auditorium

Adams ElementaryFeb 26Black History Program1:00 p.m.

Adams Gym

Emma Sansom MiddleFeb 26Black History Program9:00 a.m.


Thompson ElementaryFeb 26Black History Program12:30 p.m.

Thompson Auditorium

Gadsden City HighFeb 29Black History Program:

half of the student body

9:00 a.m.

GCHS Auditorium

Gadsden City HighFeb 29Black History Program:

Public Performance

7:00 p.m.

GCHS Auditorium

Gadsden City HighMarch 1Black History Program:

remainder of student body

9:00 a.m.

GCHS Auditorium

Eura Brown ElementaryAll monthBlack History is integrated in the curriculum in a variety of ways. Students will keep a journal -“What I Learned During Black History Month.”
Mitchell ElementaryAll monthGSCC coming to read to 3rd grade students. Presentations, projects and research are incorporated in the curriculum throughout the month.

Black History Month Activities for 2016   (pdf)

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