Students Of Color Demand More Open Communication At First-Ever Townhall

Mar. 5, 2015 / By

[Editorial Note]: Hundreds of students, parents, administrators and community leaders came together at Cabrillo High School on Saturday, Feb. 28 for Long Beach Unified School District’s first-ever Students of Color Townhall meeting to discuss what it would take make sure that all students succeeded in school. In the video above, students, a community leader and a parent voice the changes they would like to see in the schools.]

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Adalhi Montes

Adalhi Montes

As a teenager, Adalhi began volunteering at many programs helping our communities become healthier and safer to provide resources to people in need. He was involved with Weed and Seed in Central Long Beach and is a youth mentor for the California Conference for Equality and Justice. Adalhi is also in the process of completing the neighborhood leadership program at the Advanced Organizing Institute and is studying Radio and television broadcasting at LBCC. In the future, he looks forward to joining the Marine Corps and continuing his education.