Junior school

Decent Essays
Improved Essays
Superior Essays
Great Essays
Brilliant Essays
    Page 1 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Some people don’t know how poverty impacts everyday life. This book shows many examples of poverty impacting school, social life, and medical help for Junior. All of these challenges will impact Junior’s future. Junior can’t get to school due to poverty. His whole education will be affected. The “Junior Gets to School,” (88) picture is describing the different ways Junior gets to school. Sometimes, when they have no gas money, Junior has to hitchhike, find another ride, or sometimes, not even able to get to school. Having no money and living in poverty impacts Junior’s education. This might change his entire future for jobs and opportunities. Another reason is, Junior has no idea every morning when he wakes up, he is uncertain if he will be able to get educated that day. This might cause worry for him for his grades. He could also be in grave danger because when he hitchhikes, a potential killer could be picking him up. He might never get to see his family ever again if some creepy person picks him up. Junior’s family will have to suffer him missing. All of these ways are dangerous for Junior but he has no choice.…

    • 510 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Great Essays

    my father’s abuse. I would hide the knives, wake up during the night to their arguing, and I would try to help. I often wonder if the history of domestic violence is why I am very protective of my Mother. Thankfully, my siblings were much younger. Their memories are vague about regarding happened. However, part of the beauty of time is that often, healing emotional healing can take place, if a person allows. Transitioning into Junior High School – Age 11 I was attending my junior high school…

    • 1809 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Great Essays
  • Improved Essays

    When entering junior high, we were constantly reminded by teachers, parents, and school administrators how different it was from elementary school. It was supposed to be the start of a transition from childhood to young adulthood, and though I discounted many of these sentiments at the time, looking back it certainly was. In an instant, it seemed, everyone started swearing and the hallways began to smell of a putrid mixture of not enough or too much cologne. For the first time we had to change…

    • 755 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    2016-2017 Incorporates Individual Learning Experiences to Prepare Dupree Students for Life Dupree School District strives to enable students to become socially responsible citizens who are productive and competent lifelong learners. South Dakota Technology and Innovation in Education (TIE) received a grant through the Bush Foundation’s “New Major Investments in Education.” Dupree Junior High and High School have been selected as one of eight Cycle-One schools to be involved with the grant…

    • 601 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Junior year of high school I attended a school called; Columbus Downtown High School. The school was a two year career development high school, only including juniors and seniors in the entire school. There were a few select programs you could go for such as: Cosmetology, ROTC, Police Enforcement, Culinary Arts, and Business. I chose to go for was Culinary Arts. Junior year was an exciting year for the two years I went there. The reason being was I was picked to participate in a culinary…

    • 739 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    When I was in fourth grade the following year I would have to leave Sing Lum Elementary to attend a new school for two years. The school made everyone in third and fourth grade in my neighborhood leave because they were redesigning the school and didn't have enough room for as many students that attended Sing Lum. So with my best friend, we attended Stockdale elementary. One of the best school years I've had was sixth grade. There were three sixth grade classes and we did everything together; it…

    • 825 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Fourth Grade. We were in the same grade, went to the same school, and shared many classes together. We both belong to the school band and both played the oboe. For several years in Junior High, we were official BFF's (Best Friends Forever), enjoying such typical adolescent girl activities as sleepovers, movies, (Yes, we both loved the Twilight series at the time) and incessant texting. We were similar in so many ways. It wasn't until we entered HIgh School that I began to notice subtle…

    • 531 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    During my last year of my Junior High. I was hanging out with bad influences. As I thought they were my friends. I ran away from home. It all started on a school day, I and my friends would go almost every day to a friend's house after school. This was sorta like a routine. As soon as school was out I would wait for my friends and we would all leave to his house. So as we are leaving I decided to take my girlfriend with me. We went to go eat and when we were done, we went to my friend's house.…

    • 660 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Holmes Junior High (School Counseling) Internship General Overview: This week, I was able to meet with several different professionals within the Cedar Falls Community School District. I witnessed their responses to working with parents, students, and their colleagues. I have expanded on these experiences and more below. Tuesday: • Sat in on a collaborative meeting regarding a student with a 504 plan. My supervisor and I traveled to Hansen Elementary School to talk to a sixth-grade teacher and…

    • 1062 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    repeat my Junior year I would say that they are crazy. Junior year was nothing like I expected it to be. I can easily say that my junior year was one of the hardest years I ever experienced. From the moment I woke up to the time I would go to bed this year was particularly different from the others. An honors student who thought that she was so smart was torn down and forced to reflect. I decided to take three college classes in my junior year, but did not know that it would be so stressful. I…

    • 658 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Previous
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 50