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Communities In Schools Helps Kids Succeed

Photo Credit / Meelah Williams
The Communities In Schools office in the b-wing of Loy Norrix where students can go if they feel they need help.


November 22, 2013

Communities In Schools is a program we have here in Kalamazoo that provides help for students. Communities In Schools provides a wide range of services from tutoring to counseling. CIS of Kalamazoo is part of a network that works in public schools and their goal is to help kids succeed academically a...

New Mediation Program at Loy Norrix Helps Students Talk Things Out

Photo Credit / Breonna Burnside 
Mr. Burnside (right) and Mr. Barry (left) discuss previous mediations.


November 4, 2013

“We don’t tell students how to resolve their problems, they come up with solutions and write up a mediation agreement themselves,” said Barry Burnside, the head of the mediation program. The mediation program is a program here at Loy Norrix High School that helps students and their peers build better relationships and learn how to communicate better wit...

Spirit Week: TV Show Theme Day

Photo Credit / Breonna Burnside 
Senior, Megan Newhouse zombies it up for her class theme


October 17, 2013

By Breonna Burnside  Seniors won the TV Show Theme Day, this being their 2nd win in a row. ...

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