February is Black History Month, which recognizes the many, often overlooked, contributions African Americans have made to America’s history. The evolution of Black History Month has an interesting history of its own, and dates back to the end of the Civil War.
Heritage Elementary’s Glendale campus will hold its Daddy-Daughter Dance on Friday, February 15, 6-8 p.m., in the south gym. Female students and the significant male in their lives are cordially invited for an evening of dancing, fun, and cherished memories.
Many kids spend the third Monday of February sleeping in late and enjoying a day off from school. With an extended weekend in their future, it’s a perfect time to explain to your children the full—and slightly complicated—history of Presidents Day.