Student Becomes High School’s First Black Valedictorian in 119 Years

Student Becomes High School's First Black Valedictorian in 119 Years

Kellin McGowan, a student at St. Thomas High School in Houston, Texas, is being congratulated after becoming the school’s first Black valedictorian in the school’s 119-year history, KHOU 11 reports. Celebrating his big accomplishment, McGowan said, “By being valedictorian, I think that I can change some people’s perspective about my race specifically.” An all-boys Roman […]

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