Celebrating National Mentoring Month: Ryan

January 9, 2014 – In celebration of National Mentoring Month, Ryan wrote about a staff member who has had an important impact on his life – our cook, photographer, and DJ extraordinaire, Jim. Ryan R., age 18 Robert F. Kennedy … Continued

Writing Contest: Matt S.

July 15, 2013 – Matt S. answered the question, “Who inspires you?” Congratulations Matt! Matt S., 6th gradeRobert F. Kennedy Lancaster School I look up to my older brother. He’s helped me trough my hard times at my old home … Continued

Writing Contest: Tynequa

June 3, 2013 – Tynequa answered the question, “Who inspires you?” Congratulations Tynequa! Tynequa, Age 18Fay A. Rotenberg School The person who inspires me and makes me always want to aim higher and to never settle for less is my … Continued

Writing Contest: Lindsey

April 15, 2013 – Lindsey answered the question, “Who inspires you?” Congratulations Lindsey! Lindsey P., Age 16Fay A. Rotenberg School There are a few people in my life who are important to me, who I look up to, and inspire me, … Continued

Writing Contest: Christopher

March 14, 2013 – Congratulations Christopher! Christopher, Grade 9Lancaster School One day I was living on the streets and had no food to eat.  I was suffering with pain and nothing else.  I was going through a lot of trouble … Continued

Writing Contest: Kerrin

February 26, 2013 – Kerrin answered the question, “What do you Like About School?”  Congratulations Kerrin! Kerrin, age 19Fay A. Rotenberg School I want to start off with sharing my favorite quote.  It has helped me try to continue to do … Continued

“Open Your Eyes Put a Finger up Break the Chain”

February 14, 2013 – Students at our South Hadley Girls Treatment program participated in the “One Billion Rising Movement” this February.  Below is the rap poem “Open Your Eyes Put a Finger up Break the Chain” written by one student along … Continued

Writing Contest: Ron

January 28, 2013 – Ron answered the question, “What do you Like About School?”  Congratulations Ron! Ron, 9th gradeLancaster School My name is Ron, I’m in the 9th grade and I’m going to write about what I like about school.  First … Continued

Writing Contest: Cheyenne

January 9, 2013 – Below is this month’s essay posted from our writing contest.  Cheyenne answered the question, “who do you look up to?”  Congratulations Cheyenne! Cheyenne, age 17Fay A. Rotenberg School My name is Cheyenne and when I was eleven … Continued

Writing Contest: Winning Selection

December 17, 2012 – Below is the third essay posted from our writing contest.  Keith answered the question, “who do you look up to?”  Congratulations Keith! Keith, grade 7Student at Robert F. Kennedy Lancaster School Kathy* is a person who loves … Continued