West Wilkes Middle School GEAR UP Parent Newsletter
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Appalachian State University GEAR UP Juntos Mentoring Program
GEAR UP 101
Week of January 11-15, 2016
GU 101 Lesson 16 Why Work Hard in School?
Why Work Hard in School?
NC Standards (EEE.SE.2.3; P.C. 2.2; RED.CR.3.3; EEE.CR.3.1; EI.CR.3.2;P.CR.4.1; P.CR.4.2)
Students will recognize the value of completing schoolwork and earning good grades, purpose of taking classes in different subjects, and learn to calculate GPA.
Please Join Us!
GEAR UP UCAN Council Meeting
Monday, Jan. 11th, 4pm
Central Wilkes Middle School Media Center
Gear Up Coordinator
North Wilkes Middle School/West Wilkes Middle School
Central Office Phone: 336-651-7049
Monday and Tuesday: West Wilkes Middle
Wednesday and Thursday: North Wilkes Middle
Friday: Central Office