Over 180 Washington D.C. high school students interacted with top U.S. scientists and inspiring guest speakers about drugs and substance abuse at the 2017 “Shatter the Myths” rally.
The event was held on January 24th at the House of Sweden by the Georgetown waterfront. Participating schools included: IDEA Public Charter School, School Without Walls High School, Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts and Roosevelt High School.
A key part of our drug prevention program at Ichabod Crane, Germantown and Taconic Hills is our Youth Ambassador Network. We currently have 41 youth ambassadors who have been trained in leadership as well as social media advocacy and branding.