Mansfield Elementary Celebrates Black History

By Diane Scott Davis

The 2nd and 4th grade students at Mansfield Elementary School are excitedly preparing for their annual Black History Program to be held Thursday, February 16, 2023 in the school’s Multipurpose Room beginning at 9:00 a.m.

This yearly event is coordinated by music teacher Sybil Zebbs-Taylor and includes tributes to African American legends that made valuable contributions to the growth of our nation. Also featured will be the Mansfield Elementary Choir, MES Fancy Feet Dancers and individual classes reciting poetry and accolades to notable and historical Black American personalities.

The MES Art classes have created art especially for this event which will be displayed. Additionally, 3rd and 4th grade student have engaged in self-directed projects that will be shared during the program to present their research into the lives of Black Americans that have impacted history.

You won’t want to miss this educational and entertaining program that will showcase the talents of our children.