Redmond, Ore – Ridgeview High School students will be hosting a Freedom Walk at on Saturday, January 18 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Freedom Walk will begin at Obsidian Middle School at 9:30 a.m. Participants meet at 9:00 a.m. and will walk from OMS to Redmond City Hall in downtown Redmond. A reading of the “I Have a Dream,” speech will be performed and refreshments will be offered to all attendees.
Ridgeview freshmen students Madison Hill, Emma Poindexter and Tiffany Brown have organized the Freedom Walk as an opportunity to honor and commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.
All Participants are encouraged to bring posters containing MLK Jr.’s famous quotes to carry during the walk. Transportation back to Obsidian Middle School will not be provided.
For questions or more information, please contact Lee Loving, RVHS Principal, at 541-504-3600.
About Redmond School District
Located in Redmond, Ore, the Redmond School District serves more than 7,000 students from Redmond, Alfalfa, Crooked River Ranch, Eagle Crest, Terrebonne and Tumalo. The district currently operates five K-5 elementary schools; two K-8 community schools, two middle schools, one charter school, one educational center and two comprehensive high schools. Its mission is to ensure rigorous and relevant instruction which leads to mastery and the development of productive citizens. Learn more about the Redmond School District online at www.redmond.k12.or.us.