The Gateway to Success for Middle School Students

The Gateway to success for middle school students at one school is to have them take pre-engineering courses that allow them to solve problems and learn basic concepts. Farmington Middle School has added the Gateway Program to the school’s curriculum. The...

Flint Schools are Receiving Help From a Federal Grant

U.S. education officials announced that Flint schools are receiving help from a federal grant. A $480,000 grant will help the Flint Community Schools hire attendance specialists, counselors, and psychologists.  The district is grappling with ongoing problems that are...

Where Everybody Belongs

Starting middle school can be challenging, but a mentoring program called Where Everybody Belongs is easing the transition and opening up relationships between incoming sixth graders and their eighth grade mentors. According to Belding Middle School counselor Debra...

Lemonade Day was Deliciously Successful

Middle school students found that Lemonade Day was deliciously successful.  Lemonade day took over throughout  Elkhart County, as lemonade stands lined roads and appeared in front of businesses.  Students learned what is necessary to operate a small business as they...