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Wilson Community Conversation

Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Auditorium

Thursday, September 26 2019, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Summary

Join a community conversation, with Wilson High School students, parents, Portland Public Schools administration, board members and community members, about incidents of racism and anti-semitism at Wilson High School. Marie Tyvoll, mtyvoll@gmail.com.

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Description

Join a community conversation, with Wilson High School students, parents, Portland Public Schools administration, board members and interested community members, about incidents of racism and anti-semitism that have taken place at Wilson High School, and concerns about student health and safety. Wilson students experienced racist and anti-Semitic incidents that culminated in a student walkout in May 2019. Students have calledf or public acknowledgement of these issues and their impact on student health, safety and wellbeing. As a community we support students with conversation about these issues and call on PPS to respond. Please join us for this important conversation which affects all members of our community.Thursday, September 26, 6 pm, at Multnomah Arts Center Auditorium, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy. Co-hosts: Multnomah County Commissioner Sharon Meieran and Hillsdale Neighborhood Association. Contact Marie Tyvoll, mtyvoll@gmail.com.