Yes, I did it anyway. That was me, through and through. I made that decision out of love.
Sending our thanks to Dr. Taggart and for donating a class set of Foldscopes. Click here to read the full article. Click here to learn more.
This empowering and enriching after school program is more than just running- participants learn and experience lessons on cooperation, community, commitment, friendship and empathy. Thank you to their three amazing coaches, running buddies and the staff and students at Chapin Street School for their support and encouragement!
A higher percentage of students in grade 6 than of students in grades 8 through 12 reported being bullied at school during the school year. In , about 31 percent of 6th-graders reported being bullied at school, compared with 22 percent of 8th-graders, 19 percent of 9th-graders, 21 percent of 10th-graders, 16 percent of 11th-graders, and In a nationwide survey, 1 in 5 middle schools, 1 in 7 high schools and 1 in 12 grade schools said they dealt with bullying at least once a week. Bullying is More common among kids with IEPs. For example, middle- and high-schoolers with learning issues like dyslexia were 31% more likely to experience high levels of victimization than kids in. Kennedy stated that one reason for his suicide was to raise awareness of the damage that bullying can do, and indirectly stop other people from being bullied.A noble cause, and an idea that came from a wonderful mind but (and I’m so sorry, Kennedy) the worst way of trying to help others.
Click here to view the presentatoin that highlights these deserving students. Every life experience becomes a part of who you are. Whatever it is you like to do, embrace that, work hard, never stop believing in yourself and you will achieve your dreams, whatever they may be. Click here to read his explanation and the reaction of of his teacher, Kerri Kinne.
Click here for the full article. Superintendent Gazda Receives High Marks Stepping Back into Classrooms The reviews are in and Superintendent Gazda receives high marks as he returns to classrooms as a substitute teacher to fulfill his goal to reconnect with his roots as a teacher.
Click here to view the presentation and learn more about these deserving students. Click here to view the list of names. Click here to view the results. Chapin Street Room 4TEAM At the start of the school year, and for several years previously, the classroom was always identified by its room number - fourteen.
That all changed, however following a classroom discussion about the importance of cooperation and teamwork when student, Kellan Steigmeyer, suggested they should change the name of the classroom to 4TEAM!
The garden was made possible by a grant awarded to the school last spring by the Captain Planet Foundation. Click here to learn more about this amazing educational, get your hands dirty adventure, teaching students the importance of healthy eating habits. Cross Grade Level Houses to Plant 'Grow the Good' Gardens The staff at Veterans Park School recently participated in a non-traditional back to school PD- accepting an Acts of Kindness Challenge- to give them a sneak peek into a new school wide initiative that will focus on every 4th and 5th grade student embarking on a new adventure - cross grade level houses- to promote social connections and active engagement.
Veterans Park principal Melissa Knowles shared theses pics of the staff sprinkling kindness throughout the town of Ludlow! The Principal's New Dress! There was a lot of buzz around Chapin Street School on the 1st day of school last week about Principal Reed's new dress - a one-of-a-kind, unique, signature dress- signed by all of the incoming 2nd graders at the end of last year when they were finishing 1st grade.
To learn more about the dress and why Mrs.
Reed wanted to have a special dress to welcome the class of to Chapin Street School. Superintendent of Schools, Dr.
Please join us in welcoming our new teachers to the district. They spent two days last week participating in PD as part of the LPS mentoring program, that offers support and guidance as they begin their teaching journey in the LPS.
Their work has primarily been with hospitals and with community organizations such as the Boys and Girls Club and YMCA, however, in the past few years they have branched out to K education. The foundation's goal is to spread the power of optimism to help kids heal. He ran in honor of LHS graduate Sgt.New bullying statistics for revealed about one in seven students in grades kindergarten through 12th grade is either a bully or has been a victim of bullying.
Sometimes a teen or child who has been bullied eventually becomes the bully as a way to retaliate. In a nationwide survey, 1 in 5 middle schools, 1 in 7 high schools and 1 in 12 grade schools said they dealt with bullying at least once a week. Bullying is More common among kids with IEPs.
For example, middle- and high-schoolers with learning issues like dyslexia were 31% more likely to experience high levels of victimization than kids in. Report a Concern.
Find out how to report a concern if you believe you or your child have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying.
Bullying Resources for Parents and srmvision.comport for Parents of Children with Special NeedsA World of Difference Institute, A Classroom of DifferenceAnti-Defamation League addresses diversity issues in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade schools and communities.
Apr 22, · How to Avoid Being Bullied in Middle School. In this Article: Deterring Bullies Dealing with Bullying Preventing Cyber Bullying Seeking Outside Help Community Q&A Middle school is a challenging time for most kids.
If you are being bullied, that only makes things worse%(33). Students in grades reflect on bullying in their schools and community and suggest solutions to the problem.
April Fools! Students in grades reflect on their reactions to practical jokes and compare good jokes with bullying and harassment.