Margaret C. Clifford School

Comet Community...Continuing Our Partnership in Education

In recognition of Black History Month in February students will learn about:
Elbert Cox on 100th Day (1st black male to receive Ph.D. in Mathematics)
Ruby Bridges during Kindness Week (1st black child to desegregate a school in Louisiana)  
Robert Tanner Freeman (1st black dentist - National Children's Dental Health Month)
George Washington Carver (Many contributions in agricultural for Heart Healthy Month)
Barak Obama (1st Black President around Presidents' Day Holiday)
Abraham Lincoln (Presidents' Day - Helped to abolish slavery)
Various Athletes (Heart Healthy Month)