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JET Life: A Look Into My School

This is Awano Junior High School. It has been my home away from home for the past two years. Not a day goes by that I don’t thank the JET Gods for placing me in Fukui Prefecture and the Fukui Board of Education for placing me at Awano JHS. 437 more words


Elmont Memorial High Valedictorian Accepted to All Eight Ivy League Universities

Wow, can you imagine what it would take to gain acceptance into all eight Ivy League Universities? Elmont Memorial High School Valedictorian Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna has a good idea, and so does her predecessor, Elmont’s 2015 Salutatorian Harold Ekeh. 280 more words

Student Spotlight

Preschool connection hones belonging

St James’ Catholic Primary Glebe students connected with local preschools in the lead up to Catholic Schools Week celebrations to affirm all that is great about their school and Catholic schooling with the wider community. 183 more words


From Homeschool to Independent School

Note from the editor: Please welcome ThomasP! Thomas is a new student blogger who will be sharing his perspective on considering and applying to independent school, as well as tips for SSAT practice. 379 more words

Student Spotlight

K-9 at the Courthouse

I’m a volunteer for the Pasco County, Florida Sheriff’s Office in the West Pasco Judicial Center along with partner, Bob Warms. We work at the Information Desk in the front of the building, just inside security and when Deputy Cheryl Hazelton and her canine (K-9) partner, Dobies, came in, we had a “front row” demonstration of how those two partners work together. 554 more words


New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park

Appealing to young and old alike, the New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park allows families to explore the world around them through pleasant forest trails, pond obsrvation station, wildflower meadow and indoor history exhibits. 36 more words

Field Trip

Rizal Shrine – Calamba

I first visited Rizal Shrine – Calamba when I was eight years old during our field trip. Now I’m back with my husband to accompany our three year old son on his first ever field trip. 518 more words