The September Bluestreak Leadership Award Winner for Neodesha High School is senior, Bailey Wells, the daughter of Michelle Wells and Anthony Wells. Bailey is a Renaissance Scholar and secretary of the Senior Class. She is a cheerleader, 4-year letter winner in track and a member of the volleyball team. Bailey is a Band Section Leader, and recently, Bailey was honored as a Fall Homecoming Queen candidate.
Bailey’s teachers contributed the following compliments of her:
“She’s awesome. She is willing to help. She is hard-working, and she cares about others.” (G. Essington)
“Bailey is a hardworking young lady and a pleasure to have in class.” (C. Henry)
“Bailey has a positive attitude and is a good role model for other students. She works hard and always does what is asked of her, plus she’s just a lot of fun to have around.” (Jan Rogers)
“Bailey has a positive attitude and works hard.” (A. Botts)
“This student always has a smile on her face! I used to call her Smiley because whenever I saw her in the hall that was what she was doing. She brightens the day of everyone she is around by her bright smile and positive attitude.” (M. Bauman)
The October North Lawn Student of the Month is Kaden Shultz. Congratulations, Kaden.
Did you know?
Smoking marajuana interferes with learning and memory, increasing the risk of poor grades and dropping out of school. It can lower your IQ if you smoke regularly in your teen years.
In 2008, 32.4% of high school seniors reported marijuana use in the past year.
Today's marijuana is 4 times stronger as it was in 1995.
82% of high school seniors report it is fairly or very easy to get marijuana.
Nationally, more than 12% of 8th graders reported using marijuana in the past year.
Since 2002, deaths resulting from the misuse of prescription drugs have outpaced overdose deaths from cocaine and heroin combined.
Adderall abuse was the second most abused drug by 12th graders in 2014; second only to marijuana.
Spice/K2 or "fake weed" is soaked in unknown substances that can be harmful.
Bliss, Scooby Snax, Black Mamba, Blaze, Bombay Blue, Genie, Zohai, and Red X Dawn are all street names for synthetic weed.
Source: JustThinkTwice.com. For more information visit dea.gov and GetSmartAboutDrugs.com for parents and adult information.
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