In November 2017, 16-year-old Jhemar Jonas's brother Michael was stabbed to death in south London. Nobody has been convicted of the 17-year-old's murder.
Students in Sandwell will be screened for knives when the arch is taken to their school.
Police have named a man who was found with a fatal stab wound at a house in Washington on Tuesday.
The body of 31-year-old Gavin Moon was found at an address on Trafalgar Road shortly after 14:00.
His family have described him as a devoted dad and loving son.
A 28-year-old man remains in police custody after being arrested on suspicion of murder.
A 24-year-old man has been released with no further action to be taken.
Roseann Taylor said her son felt the need to protect himself and paid the ultimate price.