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Top 10 Uses for Wristbands in Your School

The end of summer is a bittersweet time for many of us. The warm weather slowly begins to fade, fun summer plans are in the past, and back to school season is in full swing. Whether you’re a parent, teacher, or even a student, we’ve put together a list of the top ten uses for […]

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Unique Fundraising Ideas for Schools

As senior high school classes are beginning to wrap up their last remaining weeks before graduation, juniors are beginning to gear up for future fundraising efforts over the summer and fall months. These funds often help support school activities, sporting events, dances and event outings. Instead of trying the same tried and boring fundraising ideas, […]

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Students Pledge To Not Drink And Drive

High School Students have many decisions ahead of them as far as life changing experiences go.For her senior project, Michelle Jones decided to address the issue of drunk driving by holding a presentation for students in the Sonora (CA) high school’s auditorium. Speaking at the presentation was Mark Dyken, Director of the Jamestown Family Resource […]

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Students use bands to help African orphans

A teen at Camarillo High School went without a coffee at Starbucks so that she could donate $5 to her school’s Help Educate At-Risk Orphans club.With that java money, one African child will be fed three meals a day for 30 days, said Rita Neumeister, an English teacher and HERO club organizer. Another girl donated […]

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Teachers use bands to promote wellness

Fourth-graders walking through a Shreveport neighborhood are a sign of a new trend in physical education. Prompted by increasing concerns about childhood obesity, as well as a federal requirement that school systems promote health and nutrition, Caddo school officials are creating a wellness policy.Board members are expected to approve the policy without comment after a […]

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Students sell bands to "Support Our Troops"

Every year, students collect soda can “flip tops” for the benefit of the Ronald McDonald house in Boston. Every fall, the school organizes a food drive to supply Father Sweeney’s Food Pantry at St. Mary’s Parish in Plymouth. And, each year the school chooses one cause to support in a unique, school-wide service project. This […]

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Bands remind people to "Say No to Meth"

Meth has a way of hijacking a user’s personality, says Attorney General Rob McKenna. The drug is so addictive and causes so much long-term damage that it is best if young people never try it. McKenna brought this message Wednesday to Olympic High School in his first presentation in Kitsap County. Methamphetamine has become the […]

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Students and coworkers wear pink bands to support teacher

Staff and students from Port Charlotte High School have united to form a sort of human cocoon around Stefanie Flowers, an English teacher.The teacher found out she has advanced breast cancer in April. The bubbly petite woman was not shocked about the diagnosis — she dreamed she had the disease on March 17. Dreams and […]