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“We’re Smart, Strong, and Brave”: Kimball Elementary Poet-Athletes Write History With DC SCORES

Members of the Kimball team are chronicling their experiences and putting their own stamp on history through DC SCORES. Poet-athletes at Kimball Elementary School...

Poet-Athletes at The Sojourner Truth School Live Up to School’s Namesake Through DC SCORES

Members of The Sojourner Truth School DC SCORES team are coming together and raising their voices for justice in their community. “She inspires me,”...

With A DC SCORES Season Under Her Belt, Chief Program Officer Tierra Stewart Excited for New Year of Poet-Athlete Success

At DC SCORES, Stewart is leading on staff development, program fidelity, and addressing the root causes of challenges facing the District’s youth. Chief Program...

Best of 2023: DC SCORES Staff Reflect On Top Moments of the Year

2023 marked another successful year of DC SCORES programming, with staff highlights including Women’s World Cup celebrations, the 20th anniversary of SCORES Cup, and...

DC SCORES Poet-Athletes Take On DC’s Most Pressing Issues in Powerful Elementary School Slams Performances

Poet-athletes stepped up to the mic to deliver a range of messages, from advocating for the environment to ending gun violence. Photo: Cody Cervenka...

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