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PTSA Meeting, March 14

Please plan to attend the Sligo PTSA Meeting on Tuesday, March 14, at 7:00pm.  We hope to see you there!

Friday, February 24, Family Movie Night

On February 24, bring the whole family to watch “Race” – the story of American Olympian Jesse Owens. Winners will be announced for Black History Facts and Art & Poster Contests.

Hip Hop Artist Emmanuel Jal Visits Sligo

Emmanuel Jal, former child soldier, visited Sligo Middle School on February 22, with eighth graders (photographs courtesy of Nancy Cox of Marigold Photography, @mrs_marigold) and the sixth and seventh grade (courtesy of Melita Flannery).

Tomorrow, February 22, Emmanuel Jal

Students will enjoy the unique hip-hop sounds of worldwide recording artist & actor, Emmanuel Jal.  He will share his incredible story of peace and reconciliation borne out of his personal experiences living as a child soldier in South Sudan.

Music Concert, February 22, Emmanuel Jal

EMMANUEL JAL was born into the life of a child soldier on an unknown date in the early 1980s in the war-torn region of Southern Sudan. Through unimaginable struggles, he managed to survive and go on to emerge as a recording artist, achieving worldwide acclaim for his unique style of hip hop with its message of peace … Continue reading