Byram Middle School presents Anti-Bullying Awareness Day

Community partners joined first-time Principal Ben Lundy of Byram Middle School to rally against bullying during it’s Anti-Bullying Awareness Day, February 9. During three different sessions from 10:30 a.m. – 3:40 p.m. the anti-bullying team raised the level of consciousness of boys in grades 6-8. The occasion’s theme was Stop…

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October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

One in five high school students has been bullied at school in the past year. This month is dedicated to teens and adults coming together to stop bullying. Every teen can do something to help. Encourage respect for others, don’t give bullies an audience, and don’t ignore or shun those…

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5 Years of Childhood Cancer Awareness And Counting

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month and our color is gold. We gild our profile pictures and status updates with it in solidarity, driven to highlight the tiny warriors in our lives–the survivors, those still fighting and the dear ones we’ve lost. The stories vary from child to child, family…

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April Is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

April is dedicated to fighting rape and sexual assault, major issues for teens. Currently, dozens of American high schools are under investigation for mishandling sexual assault cases. Nearly one in five girls ages 14 to 17 have been sexually assaulted at some point, according to the U.S. Department of Justice….

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