Eagle Talk | November 5, 2021
Edgemont Junior High Weekly Newsletter
For Your Information
Struggling in a class? Need a tutor? We have tutors available to help you!
How to access tutoring:
- Let the teacher for the class you are struggling with know that you need a tutor
- Let your homeroom teacher know that you would like to work with a tutor during that time
- Come in for after school homework help sessions on Tuesdays (all subjects) and Wednesdays (Math specific)
- Make an appointment to meet with an online tutor outside of the school day or on weekends
Contact Mrs. Mozrall (On-Time Graduation Specialist) if you have questions about how to set up tutoring!
With the holidays fast approaching, Edgemont is ready to offer help to our families in need. If you believe you need assistance during the holiday time, please take a moment to let us know using the survey below:
Drug/Alcohol Prevention Information
Marijuana - Debunking the Myths
Myth 1: Marijuana is harmless.
Fact #1: Not so. Marijuana is more potent than ever and can lead to a host of significant physical, social, learning and behavioral problems at a crucial time in the lives of young people.
Myth 2: You can’t get addicted to marijuana.
Fact #2: Despite popular belief, scientific research has shown that marijuana use can indeed lead to dependency and addiction.
Myth 3: Marijuana won’t hurt you — it’s just a plant.
Fact #3: A significant body of research has identified the consequences of marijuana use, including changes to the brain, problems with learning, effects on mental health, and lung and respiratory damage.