Central 50th

Published by caressadilthey on Wed, 06/27/2012 - 09:43

The commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the integration of Little Rock Central High School took place on September 25, 2007, exactly 50 years after nine African-American students made history (and gained worldwide attention as the "Little Rock Nine') by entering the previously all-white school. Follow the links below to view some of the LRSD's coverage of the 50th anniversary commemoration ceremony as well as other activities centered around this milestone in civil rights.

Central High School honors Little Rock Nine, 50 years of desegregation

Central High School National Historic Site dedicates new Visitor Center

Central High trees are added to historical register

Central High School's 1957 national champion football team is honored

Central prepares for 50th anniversary celebration