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Wed Mar 13, 2019, 06:45 AM

A white child called three black classmates a racial slur. Months later, the school is struggling to

A white child called three black classmates a racial slur. Months later, the school is struggling to move forward.
Perry Stein 10 hrs ago

A racist slur hurled at three black children on a D.C. schoolyard has forced a public elementary school with a mostly white and affluent student body to address its discipline policies and examine whether the school is inclusive to families from all backgrounds.

The incident at Key Elementary in the Palisades neighborhood of Northwest Washington happened in October, but interviews and electronic communications between administrators and families shared with The Washington Post suggest the campus is still reeling from the aftermath.

On Oct. 16, a white fifth-grader at Key Elementary used a racial slur against three classmates when he became upset during a football game at recess, according to the school systemís investigation of the incident, which was obtained by The Post. School officials confirmed the authenticity of the report.

The student stated ďand I donít care if Iím racistĒ after invoking the slur.

The incident was reported to administrators, and the parents of the child who used the epithet were notified, but the student was not immediately disciplined, according to the investigation. And the parents of the three black students were not immediately notified of the episode ó a fact that parents say has exacerbated tensions at the school and is at the heart of the ensuing conversations.

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Wed Mar 13, 2019, 07:15 AM

1. If they aren't ready to deal with this...

What happens when itís more serious like an active shooter?

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Wed Mar 13, 2019, 08:04 AM

2. Another Entitled Junior Narcissist Wrecks Havoc...

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