(CBS DETROIT) – Paul Robeson Malcom X Academy is a pre-K through 8 school. 

Part of the curriculum teaches the contributions African people made in the United States and Diaspora.

READ MORE: GM, Toyota, Target, and Others Say They Will Still Enforce Mask-Wearing In Texas

Every morning students start the day with the Black National Anthem and calm classroom exercises that includes relaxation by stretching and breathing before getting into their studies.

Students are also encouraged to practice two of the seven principles of Kwanza daily. 

READ MORE: Volvo Announces All-Electric Lineup by 2030

HARAMBE which means “unity” and UJIMA meaning “collective work and responsibility.”

© 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

MORE NEWS: UAW Workers For Stellantis Expected to Get $8,000 in Bonuses