Black History Escapes Public Education

It is now the end of April, and students have not been taught about black history. In the month of February, black history month was not addressed. Since elementary school, students have learned about the significance of black history. Black history month has been celebrated in schools by plays, singing performances, parties, and students were…

Gay/Straight Alliance

Central Middle School is now sponsoring a Gay Straight Alliance. This is a student run club for allies and gay youth where members express themselves and share their personal beliefs. The purpose of GSA is to help individuals overcome their insecurities about their sexual beliefs and preferences. The flyer for this club includes that GSA…

HIDDEN TALENTS

We may think we know everything about our friends, but do we know about their hidden talents? There could be something unbelievable that they are capable of performing, and we have no idea what it is… Some people may keep their talents hidden if they are embarrassed, nervous, or afraid of people’s judgement. There are…

Central Middle School’s Sports Players’ Perspectives

Sports players here at Central Middle School admire their coaches dearly as they play a big role in the construction of learning and understanding how to become a better athlete. The training and practices that coaches take their time to set up for sports players, is their dedicated  time to convince their players that they…

Delaware’s Graduation Rate

Who knew that one of the smallest states in our country could have one of the highest graduation rates in our society? Delaware’s current graduation rate is 81 percent. Compare that to Iowa, with one of the highest rates of 90 percent.  Could our state’s graduation rate be increased if there were more ways to…