Monthly Archives: March 2016

Spotlight on Spoken Word at Chavez!

On Wednesday (03/23) and Thursday (03/24), the ContraVerse Spoken Word Team of Cesar Chavez PCS - Capitol Hill led dynamic poetry workshops with middle and high school students in the District.  Under the guidance of coach Michael Bolds, scholars Azania Inman, Cedric Harper, Ajah Palmer and Shanice Morgan-Rios performed original poems and facilitated creative writing…
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Chavez Places 1st Place at DC NHD City-Wide Competition

Last week several of our juniors competed in the city-wide National History Day competition at the National Archives where may of our student presentations received raving reviews from the judges! The highlight of the day came when Joel E. and Cristian C. were awarded 1st Place for their documentary on The Evolution of Television and…
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Chavez Schools Celebrates National History Day

Last week at each our campuses 9th and 11th grade scholars participated in National History Day! Under the guidance of our history teachers, scholars have been researching a topic of their choice connected to this year's theme of Exploration, Encounter and Exchange in History. Scholars first wrote an essay based on their own research and…
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