Sasha and Malia Obama Start School in DC

The first day of school is usually pretty daunting, but imagine the first day being everyone else's 100th day. Then imagine you've moved into a new house in a new state, and oh yeah, your dad is the first African-American President of the United States. It's a lot to take in, but it's only the start of the whirlwind of change bound to envelope Sasha and Malia Obama.


The girls--aged 7 and 10-- will be educated on separate campuses at the private Sidwell Friends School. The school is a Quaker school--with tuition close to $30K per child--and one that the children of Washington elite have attended for many generations. Chelsea Clinton, daughter of the Clintons and was the last presidential daughter to attend.

Do you agree with the Obama's decision to send their childen to private school?

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