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The Link Crew welcomes new Marysville High School students...
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.
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.
Tuesday may have marked the official start of the 2016-17 school year, but for many La Caņada Unified School District campuses the day marked the culmination of days and weeks of planning and preparation.
"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
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