Not Every Black Girl Survives Private School

Our community needs to challenge the narrative that says white academic spaces are inherently better for Black children.

Sidney and I met on the school van the morning of our first day as 6th graders. It was rare for me to find another West African in our city, let alone another Nigerian my age, but her fathers’ heavily accented farewells were a dead giveaway . “Igbo” I asked the…

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