Our middle school students are gifted with creativity and resiliency. Although most struggle with following basic instructions and proper school etiquette, they are amazing individuals who need extra help and understanding.
Our students are the highest at-risk students in our city.
The majority of our students live in poverty and some are involved with gangs. We have several students who are homeless and a large amount of our students have family members that are incarcerated or struggling with addiction.
Our alternative school is a vital element in helping these children turn their lives around. We focus on building relationships and do everything we can to make sure our students know someone cares!
My students come from the most challenging neighborhoods and home environments. Several of my students are presently homeless and sleeping on friends or extended families couches. Many times when I see my students in the morning they look frazzled and are not well groomed.
I want to help supply my needed students with some basic grooming essentials.
Picks, brushes, deodorant and lotion will help my students feel fresh and happier. Sometimes my students can have poor hygiene and body odor. The boys will love to receive the AXE deodorant, and all my students use and need lotion daily. I know that these items will help my students have more confidence and ultimately do better in school.
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