College and Career Month

This month at 131, we learned about colleges and careers.  It is never too early to start planning for the future!  During our community circles and in Town Halls, we learned about the college process, what college is like, and how college can prepare you for careers.  We learned that 131 students are excited to …

Red Ribbon Week Winners

For Red Ribbon Week, students created presentations to promote a “Drug Free America.”  In a normal year, students would decorate the doors to their classrooms to promote the theme for the year, but in our remote world we did presentations.  So many great presentations were created, and Mr. Reyes ended up choosing a first, second …

8th Grade Voices

Good News! Our 8th graders started the year building community and getting to know each other.  Check out some excerpts from “Where I am from. . .” poems that they wrote.  It gives a great sense of our community!   Click on the images to see the full sized versions!    

Welcome Back!!

Good News!!! School is back in session.  Although we are still remote until October 1st, we are running our normal schedule and students are once again learning after a long summer away.  As I have been hopping in and out of Zoom classes with students, I have heard students engaged, asking questions, sharing their work …