"Good News" Magazine Sept. '17 GN issue to publish online - Page 8

School News JERSEY SHORE AREA SCHOOL NEWS Jersey Shore Middle School Starts Year Off on a Fresh Step Jersey Shore Area Middle School had a summer of refreshment. Hallway walls are painted and tack strips are waiting for information and creative work. Classroom flags are hanging guides for everyone. Mr. Armbruster is learning his new role in the school as an assistant principal. During the teachers’ back-to-school days, they collaborated in Edcamps on new Internet programs for easy real-time communica- tion with Google Docs and eBackpack. Families of students attended presentations on Personalized Learning Time (PLT). Every morning, teachers will be in the hallways talking with students and gathering them together in groups for discussions about content instruction. This promises to be a remarkable school year! JSHS STUDENT ATHLETE OF THE MONTH: DOMINIC WILLIAMS Dominic Williams is this month’s Jersey Shore Area High School Stu- dent-Athlete of the Month. Dominic was a First Team All-State lineback- er for the football team last season after recording over 100 tackles and seven interceptions, including two picks returned for touchdowns. Both interceptions returned for touchdowns came at pivotal times