Black Boy Joy; New Orleans; Graduation
“It’s late, but I don’t care. The world deserves to see this Black boy joy. Congratulations to THE St. Augustine High School class of 2022. 100% college acceptance. $9.2M in scholarships. Straight out of the 7th ward of New Orleans,” Jeaux tweeted. The graduation ceremony was held on May 18. The blog pointed out that the post sparked widespread praise for the graduating class, having been viewed already more than 300,000 times. According to the Greater New Orleans Community Data Center, the Seventh Ward, where St. Augustine High School sits, was once considered the quintessential Creole neighborhood in New Orleans.
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