AIM For Success
Your child will be given the opportunity to hear a powerful, live presentation by Aim For Success, Inc., encouraging sexual abstinence until marriage. The AIM FOR SUCCESS presentation is fun, interactive and never embarrassing. Thousands of teenagers have been challenged through this program to Aim for Success and fulfill their dreams and goals by building self-control, self-respect, and self-discipline. Aim for Success, a non-profit, educational organization, has received local, state and national recognition for the work they are doing in public schools. You can visit the Aim for Success website at www.aimforsuccess.org if you have any questions. Please attend the Parent Program to preview what your child will see and to receive some helpful parenting tips.
Parent Preview Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016 from 6:00-7:00 pm in the Bearcat Den
Student Program Date: Friday, September 23, 2016
Your student will receive a permission form during their CAT time on Thursday, September 15. They will bring the signed permission form with them to the presentation on Friday, the 23rd, in order to attend the presentation. If you need an extra copy of the permission form, please see the AIM for Success file in the Files section below.
Resources for test anxiety, general testing tips, and STAAR testing tips
Aim for SuccessSexual Abstinence Education program information. Will be presented to 7th grade students. More information to come. Bobby Bragan Youth Foundation ScholarshipBobby Bragan, former major league baseball player, manager, and coach, established the Bobby Bragan Youth Foundation in 1991 as an effort to encourage children to stay in school and pursue their educational and career dreams. Career CruisingCareer information and assessments. See counselor for login information. CBS 11 - Stop BullyingA number of articles related to bullying. Champions for TodayChampions for Today seeks to motivate youth who are facing critical risks of this generation to a higher standard by enabling them to recognize their true value and the impact of the decisions they are making today. Dollars for CollegeDollars for College Financial Planning Toolkit is designed to help students and families best understand all the available resources that can make higher education affordable. Duke TIPAs a world leader in gifted and talented education, Duke TIP works with students, their families, and educators to identify, recognize, challenge, engage, and help students reach their highest potential. Students will be notified by mail if they are eligible. Family ConnectionStudent and parent access to information on career planning, colleges, and special student opportunities. See counselor for log-in information. Rachel's ChallengeRachel's Challenge is a series of student empowering programs and strategies that equip students and adults to combat bullying and ally feelings of isolation and despair by creating a culture of kindness and compassion.