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DPS Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Included in this year‘s special virtual community celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. are personal statements from Dedham students. If you were unable to watch the Celebration on Monday, January 18th, you can watch them here as they share their experiences and their dreams for a future that honors Dr. King‘s vision of inclusion and personal freedom.

Essay Readers:
Maximus Vo - Grade 8
Hilen Miralda  - Grade 11
These students will read their own versions of "I Have a Dream" in their native languages:
Aaesha Al Marri - Grade 9
Gamyld Doliscar - Grade 9
Garyanne Doliscar -Grade 9
Genesis Pacheco Lorenzo- Grade 12
Humam Al Akzeegh - Grade 10
Josley Pena - Grade 11
Tomas Patino Ayala - Grade 12

special shout out to their teachers Christian Leger and Joseph O’Connor who inspire these students to raise their voices and take pride in who they are.