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364 Walker Avenue
Ashland, OR 97520
Phone: (541) 482-1516
Fax: (541) 482-2671
Contact: Cheryl Beugli
Email: 
Martin Luther King Celebration

Each year on the Friday before Martin Luther King's Birthday, Walker School recreates a civil rights march so students can experience what this historic event felt like. In the weeks before the march, students study the history of the civil rights era and learn songs that were sung. On Friday we gather in front of Walker to march to Southern Oregon University. Leading the way is the dove that hangs in our cafteria. At the university, classes sing songs, students present their practiced speeches and we hear from a guest speaker.

Click on the pictures below to have them enlarge for better viewing.  They can be viewed as a slide show by clicking on the arrows under each picture



Leading the march is Walker's dove of peace
Leading the march is Walker's dove of peace

Down Walker Avenue
Down Walker Avenue

Marching
Marching

An important part of civil rights marches: the sig
An important part of civil rights marches: the sig

Marchers
Marchers

We shall overcome
We shall overcome

A classroom sings a song
A classroom sings a song

Speaker
Speaker

Student speaker
Student speaker

Each class has a representative speaker
Each class has a representative speaker

Class representative speaks
Class representative speaks

Student introduction
Student introduction

Guest Speaker
Guest Speaker

Guest speaker
Guest speaker

SOU
SOU

Returning to Walker
Returning to Walker

   

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