See a High School in Watts Get a Makeover

Community members and teachers band together to give a dull schoolyard an inspiring overhaul.
Sep 11, 2015·
TakePart Staff

The teachers and principal at Jordan High School in Los Angeles are dedicated to boosting student achievement via the Green Dot school initiative. While good work was happening on the inside, however, the cafeteria and exterior area of the school was reminiscent of a prison yard. To show signs of change during the transformation, Griffin Matthews and his friends gave the school grounds the ultimate makeover.