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‘Uplifting each other’: All-boys Ron Brown High is coming together in debut year

By Joe Heim
February 19, 2017

At 8:45 one recent Monday morning at Ron Brown College Preparatory High School, the freshman class sat in a giant rectangle in the school’s brightly lighted meeting area. This period of reflection, affirmation and exhortation is how every day begins at Ron Brown, the District’s only single-sex public high school, one of just a few dozen in the country. 

Ron Brown Preparatory High School continues to define itself as a safe space where young men can not only be academically challenged, but emotionally supported and strengthened.

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