Accordining to the National Survey of Drug Use Health Summary of National Findings, approximately nine percent of U.S. youth ages 12 to 17, use illicit drugs. The same survey shows substance abuse could be prevented through early interventions, including parental involvement.
Paul L. Dunbar has been selected as a recipient of the Extra Yard for Teacher's College Banner Program. Sponsored by the College Football Playoff Foundation and Commit! Partnership, the initiative helps elementary schools create a college-going culture on their campus by supplying college banners. Dunbar hopes to inspire our scholars to "love learning" and help them dream of pursuing their passions. A SPECIAL THANKS to Principal Waters for his vision and submission of our application.
Click on the poster to access the article "60 for 60 Reading Challenge to Lift Off" to discover Dunbar's participation.
The Multicultural Committee has planned two Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrations. The first one will be held October 16th for 3rd & 5th grade scholars and the second event will take place October 17th for PK-2 scholars. The time for both events is 2:00 p.m. Mark your calendar and plan to attend...don't miss the "Roll Call of Nations" involving all Dunbar scholars.