Girls Can Too: 

And They Do!

Girls Can Tooshows us that girls will excel when given equal opportunity.  

Celebrating female students who are Champions in the Classroom, on the Court and in their Communities! 

Spotlight On: 


"No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity recei-ving federal financial assistance."

-Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

Title IX:

It's the Law

6th Annual National Title IX Holiday Invitational: Conference and Classic - NTHICC-14

December 27 - 30, 2014

Sankofa Project Alumni: DC Girls Can Too!

‚ÄčThe Sankofa Project began it's athletic prevention/intervention programming as a demonstration project at H.D. Woodson in 2004 with Lady Warrior Head Coach, Frank Oliver, Jr. and AD/Dean of Students, Bob Headen.  How proud we are of the accomplishments of our first program participants!!!.  

24 February 2014

DCSAA Named Marie Rudolph as  First State Level Title IX Coordinator 


29 December 2013

Clark Ray, DCSAA Exec Dir Speaks to 300+ Girls Title IX Conference at the Hyatt Regency Hotel/Capitol Hill

22 January 2014

Sankofa Project Exec Dir Urges Passage of DC

Title IX Data Collection Bill

The Sankofa Project

Raising the Bar of Expectation in the Classroom,

on the Court and in Communities!

Tia Bell

H.D. Woodson H.S. '07

NC State University

Career: Undergraduate Admissions Counselor, NC State

Avery Warley

H.D. Woodson H.S. '06

Liberty University

Career: WNBA Player Phoenix Mercury

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Patrice Johnson

H.D. Woodson H.S. '08

Wake Forest University

Career: Paralegal & Policy and Research Intern for The Sankofa Project