Tagged “Leadership”

An Education Community Aids Student Transition

Pleasantville Middle School, Pleasantville, N.Y.
 

Pleasantville Middle School is an education community that is dedicated to understanding and facilitating the positive transition from childhood to adolescence. Community and staff are committed to providing educational experiences where learning is valued, differences are accepted, wellness is encouraged, and accountability is realized, to assure the development of each students’ intellectual, educational, physical, personal, and social growth.
 

Pennsylvania School Continues to be Recognized for Helping Students Achieve

South Allegheny Middle School, McKeesport, P.A.

 

South Allegheny Middle School has been redesignated as a 2012 Pennsylvania School to Watch by the Pennsylvania Middle School Association (PMSA). South Allegheny Middle School is part of a very select group of 21 schools in Pennsylvania and 300 nationwide that have been designated as Schools to Watch. South Allegheny was selected for its academic excellence, its responsiveness to the needs and interests of young adolescents, and its commitment to helping all students achieve at high levels. In addition, South Allegheny's strong leadership, teachers who work together to improve curriculum and instruction, and a commitment to assessment and accountability bring about continuous improvement.
 

School Leadership and Collaboration Drives Student Success

Youngsville Elementary/Middle School, Youngsville, P.A.
 

Youngsville Elementary/Middle School was recognized as one of Pennsylvania's Schools to Watch. The school was chosen for its outstanding school leadership and collaboration among its students and staff. Youngsville is a positive learning environment where eveyone'e enthusiastic attitudes drive success.
 

School Creates Positive Change in the Community

Trinity Middle School, Washington, P.A.
 

Trinty Middle School was recognized as one of Pennsylvania's Schools to Watch for its commitment to creating positive change within the larger community. Students and staff are actively engaged in the community and are always looking for new ways to challenge themselves. The student's ability to succeed while continuing their efforts in the community makes Trinty Middle a force to be recognized with.
 

School Prepares Students to be Good Leaders and Future Citizens

Russell Middle School, Colorado Springs, C.O.
 

The community of Russell Middle School sought to be the change they desired to achieve; to “live out loud” by a set of principles worthy to be carried forward to the next generation. They wanted to know that their students were prepared, not only to be good citizens in the future, but also to grow into leaders today. Since its beginning, the integration of the character education program has been an integral component of the universal school improvement process.
 

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