Another tragedy has happened for a student in our schools. It is devastating that any child could feel this badly. Andrew Leach, a SMS 6th grade student, took his own life after being continuously bullied. Please pray for his family and friends. Keep them in your thoughts and prayers.
The time has come for parents and citizens to wake up and help be part of the solution. Children today need role models, mentors, encouragement and a safe place to turn when they need support and security. This is not a time to place blame. It is a time to work together to help all of our kids. Situations like this are why I work so hard to make a difference in education. It takes the whole community coming together and working towards the same goal. Our kids need us more than ever.
Read the article below for the whole story.