Championing for Racial Equity in Our Schools
Our fight to ban the Confederate flag in Orange County schools exposed an underbelly of racial intolerance in the district. We realized the fight would not end once a ban was achieved. Another major aspect of our work is empowering communities to fight racial inequities in their local schools.
The following is a list of data sources we use to guide out work in the Orange County school district.
This is an interactive database based on civil rights data released by the U.S. Department of Education which examines racial disparities in educational opportunities and school discipline.
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
This report card provides information about school- and district-level data in a number of areas. such as student performance and academic growth and school and student characteristics.
We have spearheaded a number of project focused around equity in the Orange County area.
Learn more about them by clicking on the links below.
Major's Leadership Club
A Beyond Expectations and HFSC joint initiative in partnership with Hillsborough Mayor Tom Stevens dedicated to mentoring adolescents in grades 6 through 12 in Orange County, NC. Students explore area organizations through a
racial equity lens.
Dedicated members of our coalition meet monthly to perform racial analysis on aspects of our community.
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