Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15) is an annual celebration that commemorates the history and culture of the U.S. Latinx and Hispanic Communities, recognizing their influence and contributions to American society. As Hispanic Heritage Month 2020 concludes, Roosevelt IB highlights the accomplishments and career of Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (video), born to a Puerto Rican family and the first Latina member of the U.S. Supreme Court.

(L) Sonia Sotomayor, 14, 8th Grade Graduation, New York City, 1972.
(R) Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the U.S., 2009.

¡Gracias! to the Roosevelt IB Families and Students who participated in our Mexican Independence Day (Sept 16, 1810) “El Grito” contest.

The President of Mexico kicks off Mexican Independence Day celebrations with “El Grito.”

We received “Grito de Dolores / Grito Mexicano” and Mariachi Music inspired entries. Congratulations to the Winners! ¡Viva!

Students, please join the RMS Spirit Google Classroom before our next School Spirit activity! Join Code: rdxoko3.

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