Navy Personnel Mentor Elementary Students

US Navy personnel mentor elementary students in a unique program, benefiting at risk elementary school children.  In October, the staff of Joshua Butler Elementary School began a mentoring program that has U.S. Navy personnel from the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve...

National Student Poverty Rate Remains High

Poverty plays a significant role in the well-being and overall achievement for students suffering through less than ideal home and financial situations. Poverty affects student health, nutrition, safety and overall academic achievement. While states and districts work...