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    ‘Help us feel safe at school’: Biglerville High School students call for social justice after racism concerns

    Students, who wish to remain anonymous out of fear of retaliation, have created a Facebook page and petition where they share their experiences with racism. BIGLERVILLE, Pa. — More than 1,500 people have signed onto an online petition which calls to help Biglerville High School students feel safe at school while holding students and staff accountable for alleged racist views within the school community. The petition on Change.org also includes anonymous stories from students and alumni which detail their accounts of abuse by students and staff in the Upper Adams School District. Creators of the petition share different examples of racism they say students experienced:  “I am a 14-year-old black…

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