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Film: The Bad Kids

February 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The-Bad-Kids_Flye_BBPLocated in an impoverished Mojave Desert community, Black Rock Continuation High School is an alternative for at-risk students with little hope of graduating from a traditional high school. It’s their last chance. This coming of age story, The Bad Kids shows extraordinary educators and talented students combatting the crippling effects of poverty. View a trailer on YouTube.

Event is Free, but RSVP Requested.

National Community Partners: Communities in Schools, and America’s Promise Alliance.

Additional DC Community Partners: Institute for Policy Studies, WHUT, and Busboys and Poets.

THE BAD KIDS premieres on the PBS series “Independent Lens” in 2017.


Netfa Freeman, IPS


Busboys & Poets – 14th & V
2021 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
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