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Ruby Bridges Walk to School Day


This year, Martin Elementary School’s Ruby Bridges Walk to School Day was a lively celebration. It brought together a crowd of students and caregivers, dressed in purple, gathered at City Hall to honor the legacy and bravery of Ruby Bridges. The event that originated at Martin Elementary in South San Francisco and now has over 650,000 participants from 46 states! Learn more about how this event honors Ruby’s courage and role in the civil rights movement here.