Not long ago I saw an item in the May 1,Knoxville Journal announcing the addition of the 12th grade in the city's high schools.Beautiful Ladies Looking Seduction Carolina
It said: This will make the city school course 12 years instead of the year course which has been in effect. Knoxville is one of the few cities in the country that has had only an year city school course.
Unfortunately, that was not the case with Knoxville Colored High School. Although KCHS had graduated its first 10th grade high school class inwith the 11th grade added inthe 12th grade qjeen not added untileight years after the white schools had been so advanced.
Is a Negro boy or girl supposed to be so much smarter than whites that they are expected to do in eleven years what it takes the whites twelve years to accomplish? Negro schools are without supervision in art, music, writing and health and safety.
There is evidence that KCHS was already overcrowded and could not handle another class without more building space. Heiskell said there was not enough money seekig complete the new negro high school building.
The city had been slow in moving year-old Austin High from the city's worst neighborhood in the Bowery. It was inadequate from the beginning and lasted only 13 years as a high school. In Eastport Elementary School graduated a 10th grade class.
Designed by Baumann and Baumann architects, it had 30 classrooms, a spacious auditorium, a gymnasium, science labs and other high school amenities. The black community then got its 12th grade.Nuru Massages Com
Robert J. Booker is a freelance writer and former executive director of the Beck Cultural Exchange Center.Black Lesbian Booty
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