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District 1 Graduates Credit Councilor Lashunda Scales With Helping Them Reach Their Goals

Screen Shot 2016-05-24 at 7.26.31 PMThrough words of encouragement and a little bite of tough love, Councilor Lashunda Scales hopes that her support of Birmingham City Schools will continue to teach students the importance of persevering through challenging situations. Her commitment to schools is paying off once again as many students recently walked across the stage to receive their diplomas with Councilor Scales cheering them on along the way. Since adopting ten Birmingham City Schools back in 2004, Councilor Scales continues to attend each and every graduation making a huge impact on the students through her words of encouragement but most importantly through her actions. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit