Filipino American History Month
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Dear Iskwelahang Pilipino Families:
We couldn't let Filipino American History Month end without finding a way to celebrate! Here are five ways to show your Filipino American pride.
READ IP's Filipino American Experience Newsletter
WATCH this moving interview with Tita Cris
Cristina Castro is Iskwelahang Pilipino's longest serving school director and IP Rondalla founder. She was featured in a recent interview for Filipino American History Month by Philjay Solar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Asian American Commission. Mrs. Castro, or "Tita Cris" as she is known by generations of IP students and alumni, recounted stories from her childhood during World War II, her immigration and early career as an educator in the US, as well as recollections from the early days of founding IP.
We recommend that you complete this form in one sitting. Please review "How to Register" before you begin for list of information to gather first. The registration deadline to be included in Lesson 1 is Friday 11/13.