March 18, 2021

Dear USES Community,The unprecedented times we are living through continue to shed light on the racism in our society. Last June, as we were navigating the global pandemic and the world's awakening to racial [...]

March 10, 2021

Today we celebrate Harriet Tubman Day! USES dates back to 1904, when six Black women opened the Harriet Tubman House at 37 Holyoke Street in the South End. At that time, it was a boarding house that provided shelter, [...]

February 26, 2021

The 2020-2021 school year has been unlike any other. With Boston Public Schools’ switching to a fully remote learning model in October to minimize the spread of COVID-19, students and their teachers have had to quickly [...]



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