Adedayo Perkovich

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Adedayo Perkovich lives in New York and was born in 2003.

  • Adedayo is a member of the Young People's Chorus of New York City and is currently learning French.
  • Her favorite subjects in school are Literature, History, and Creative Writing.
  • In her spare time, Adedayo likes to draw, knit, and play with her cat.

“I’m interested in social justice issues and think that it’s important to share people’s stories with the world to help us understand each other more.”

Adedayo Perkovich

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Pope Francis greets students at Our Lady Queen of Angels School in East Harlem on September 25. The Pope got a lesson in how to use smartphones.

U.S. Students Meet Pope Francis

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October 2nd, 2015

An East Harlem school is the Pope’s “most important stop.”

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves to supporters on June 13 at a park on Roosevelt Island in New York City.

Clinton Campaign Kick-Off

Adedayo Perkovich

June 19th, 2015

The former Secretary of State vows to fight for all Americans.

Arches National Park, which is located above the Colorado River in southern Utah, has more than 2,000 red sandstone arches.

Find Your Park

Adedayo Perkovich

May 29th, 2015

National Parks are “America’s storyteller,” says Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

Inside Our National Parks, Part I—Video

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May 29th, 2015

Adedayo Perkovich talks with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

Inside Our National Parks, Part II—Video

Adedayo Perkovich

May 28th, 2015

Adedayo Perkovich talks with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

The Long March to Freedom

Adedayo Perkovich

May 1st, 2015

Selma director Ava DuVernay talks with our Kid Reporter at the United Nations.

Kid Chef Eliana

Adedayo Perkovich

February 17th, 2015

Adedayo Perkovich finds out what’s cooking with a busy young chef.
Scholastic News Kids Press Corps reporter Adedayo Perkovich interviewed the stars of the new Annie movie.

A New Version of Annie Hits the Big Screen

Adedayo Perkovich

December 16th, 2014

One of our Kid Reporters talks to the stars at the premiere.

Girls Read for Girls

Adedayo Perkovich

November 18th, 2014

A Read-a-Thon in New York City helps raise awareness about barriers to girls' education around the world.

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