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Breast Cancer Awareness Assembly

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An assembly for Blazer girls on breast cancer awareness was held on January 31, 2017. Walking into the auditorium, students were greeted by volunteers working with the organization Check Out for Teens.

An assembly for Blazer girls on breast cancer awareness was held on January 31, 2017. Walking into the auditorium, students were greeted by volunteers working with the organization Check Out for Teens.1Picture by Leah PhillipsEach student received a pink pouch filled with a survey, a pen, an important facts sheet, a how to breast examination sheet, and a medical history chart for each student to fill out.2Picture by Leah PhillipsThe assembly started with a brief introduction from Mrs. Harvey who had brought the 11 and 12 grade girls to this assembly every-other year for the past 14 years. She handed off the mic to senior Alicia Rivera who brought the introduction to a strong close.3Picture by Leah PhillipsMrs. Boden brought the student body to tears with her emotional cancer story. The students listened as she explained how she made it through some of the most painful treatments. 4Picture by Leah PhillipsJudith Macon a nurse spoke on Breast Cancer. Some of the many things she talked about were how to check for breast cancer, tips on how to stay healthy, and she also answered questions from the students towards the end of the assembly.5Picture by Leah Phillips

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