I want to take this opportunity to connect with you on the important issue of school safety – a topic that is part of many conversations around the dinner table and across our city, state and nation. It is a complex issue and something that we must take seriously. I am also asking for you to take a few minutes to complete a survey to help us better understand your feelings about the issue of school safety and to help us continue to assess our policies and procedures. View full message.
Sixth, seventh and eighth-graders participated in Kick Butts Day, a nationwide effort to promote student activism in ending tobacco use.
Students at four schools met Snickers the cow and Suzie Reece, facilitators of a mobile dairy classroom.
African American middle schoolers at Jarrett, Pipkin and Westport are mentored by successful black men once a month.