Adedayo Perkovich

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, she likes to draw, knit, and play with her cat.

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

Adedayo Perkovich

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Inside Our National Parks, Part II—Video

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May 28th, 2015

Adedayo Perkovich talks with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

The Long March to Freedom—Video

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May 1st, 2015

Selma director Ava DuVernay talks with our Kid Reporter at the United Nations.
This scene from the movie Selma shows civil rights leaders, including Martin Luther King Jr. (center, played by David Oyelowo), marching in 1965 in Alabama for the right to vote.

The Long March to Freedom

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May 1st, 2015

Students gather at the United Nations to remember a painful legacy.

Kid Chef Eliana

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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

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December 16th, 2014

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

Girls Read for Girls

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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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