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Link Crew News

Starting school with a helpful crew

by Chris Kaufman -- Appeal-Democrat -- 08/14/2019

The Link Crew welcomes new Marysville High School students...

Start of school year brings hope and optimism

by Willie Jett -- SCTimes -- 10/14/2017

Through programs such as Where Everyone Belongs (WEB) in grades 6-8 and LINK Crew in grades 9-12, older students lead team building activities and tours for students new to the building during the first day of school. 

United Way supports SHS Link Crew

by Contributed Article -- Eastern Arizona Courier -- 10/12/2017

The program saw a big difference immediately. In its first year, the school saw a 74-percent reduction in discipline issues in the first semester alone for freshmen. 

WEB News

A new approach to a new school year in La Cañada

by Sara Cardine -- La Cañada Valley Sun -- 08/17/2016

Tuesday may have marked the official start of the 2016-17 school year, but for many La Cañada Unified School District campuses the day marked the culmination of days and weeks of planning and preparation.

St. Vrain students head back to school

by Amy Bounds -- Daily Camera -- 08/16/2016

"We want to build a community of kind, compassionate students who support each other," said Erie Middle history teacher and WEB leader Tina Harris, who's also Erie's mayor. "I hope that the sixth-graders feel welcomed into middle school and are less an

Cope Middle School is a place ‘Where Everybody Belongs’

by Kristina Hernandez -- Redlands Daily Facts -- 08/05/2016

Intimidating is the word Alicia Waters used when describing her first day at Cope Middle School two years ago.

Now an eighth-grader, Alicia found herself on the receiving end of questions Friday morning from incoming sixth-graders looking to be