Sitting at the Feet of Our Elders

Denise Currie | February 17, 2017

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Very inspiring and interesting stories were shared during the annual Sitting at the Feet of Our Elders program for Black History Month. Thank you to the wonderful speakers: ’39 graduate and WHS Hall of Fame field hockey player Mary Moody; her daughter Veronica Hughes ’60, who was the first African-American student at West End; former administrator Calvin Ferguson ’57; former district social worker Gloria Goode; and WHS school monitor Acquanetta Allen! Thank you also to junior Morgan Kersey, who performed a beautiful, moving song she wrote to kick off the assembly.