180 Days: A Year Inside an American High School

Join MPB for a special pre-screening of 180 Days: A Year Inside an American High School.

February, 21, 2013, 5:30 PM at the Mississippi Public Broadcasting Auditorium - Free, but RSVPs required.

Following the day-to-day stories of students, parents, teachers and staff at the Washington Metropolitan High School (DC MET), 180 Days: Inside An American High School is an intimate portrait of a public school that attempts to make a difference in the lives of students each and every day.

Whether they are preparing for college or becoming teen moms, the students at DC Met face many challenges with spirit and resilience and welcome us to challenge many of our own assumptions as we travel with the first graduating class to commencement.


5:30 pm - Meet and Greet with Refreshments
6:00 pm - Pre-Screening of 180 Days
7:00 pm - Panel Discussion 

Series produced by the National Black Programming Consortium as part of American Graduate: Let’s Make it Happen.