September 6, 2019—Shaker Heights High School and the National 9/11 Memorial & Museum will present a special assembly at 8:45 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11 as part of the Memorial’s Anniversary in the Schools Webinar program.
The event will be hosted by Caleigh Leiken, a senior at Shaker Heights High School, who was born on September 11, 2001 in New York City. You can read about Caleigh's visit to the Memorial in this blog post, published on the National 9/11 Memorial & Museum website.
Guests at the assembly will honor first responders, watch a 30-minute video produced by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum containing first-person stories, and participate in a Q&A with Megan Jones, Senior Director of Education at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. Ms. Jones is also a 1997 graduate of Shaker Heights High School.
All media who wish to attend should contact Scott Stephens, firstname.lastname@example.org, 216.295.4309 by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 10. Please note: this school assembly is closed to the public but will be recorded to share after the event.