'Same thing every time': Some Ankeny students feel ignored over complaints of bullying, racism

By KCCI Staff Click here for updates on this story     ANKENY, Iowa (KCCI) — Racial slurs, bullying and little help from teachers. That's what some...

October 24, 2022
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By KCCI Staff Click here for updates on this story     ANKENY, Iowa (KCCI) — Racial slurs, bullying and little help from teachers. That's what some students of color in Ankeny say they face on a daily basis. They now call on the school district to 'do better.' During last night's school board meeting, five Ankeny Centennial students spoke up about the racism they say they've faced in the district. Some told the board they've gone to teachers and administrators multiple times over the years, but have ultimately felt ignored.

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