As part of the GDST, Norwich High School for Girls is ‘Undivided’ in our commitment to diversity, inclusion and real change. As well as embedding a culture of inclusivity throughout school life, we also mark or celebrate events and significant dates throughout the year, as a valuable way to spotlight particular aspects of our diversity and inclusion mission. This October, we have been celebrating Black History Month, a time to learn about and celebrate Black history and culture.
This year, we themed our Norwich High Black History Month activities around music, celebrating the immense influence of black artists and musicians on our cultural landscape.
Year 12 student Hannah, who is part of the student diversity and inclusion group, Change Makers, explains how they picked the theme: