Parents, NAACP demand action after racist video circulated at West Middle School

Nov 15, 2023

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — The Rocky Mountain NAACP and parents are demanding safety, accountability and more transparency from the Cherry Creek School District after a racist video was circulated at West Middle School.

The district said it was made aware of the video in September. Officials said the video was created by a student outside of school and shared in a group text.

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Chartashia Miller, Secretary for RMNAACP
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