BCS Advantage Magazine Winter 2017 - Page 4

In This Issue Leader in Me Weaverville Primary School is one of six Buncombe County Schools participating in the Leader in Me program this year. Find out how this initiative is building important life skills for our students. Pg. 4 Celebrating the Voices of Children The Buncombe County Schools Advantage Magazine is a publication of the BCS Communications Department. Stacia Harris Interim Director of Communications Benjamin Rickert Interim Assistant Director of Communications We are grateful for the support of administrators, students, and staff in the production of this issue. BCS Speech Therapist Jennifer Knapp writes about how she creates a safe space where her students are empowered to find their voices. Pg. 10 Honoring a Dynasty Owen High’s 1964-1970 basketball team is finally recognized for making history with 90 consecutive wins over 7 seasons. General Questions/Comments info@efpages.com Artwork and Design art@efpages.com Advertising advertising@efpages.com Pg. 12 Buncombe County Schools Advantage Magazine EF Pages LLC 404 W. Kennedale Pkwy Kennedale, Texas 76060 Ph: 214-728-8349 Fax: 817-330-0314 On The Cover Pisgah Elementary school has earned a prestigious distinction. They are a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School. Read more to find out why students think Pisgah is the best of the best. Read more ... Pg. 8 2 Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Levy • Director/Editor Kari Wenner • Lead Designer Amy Levy • Sales Managers Chris Story Scott Willms Cameron Keith