May
23

YESS at Shaw Heights Middle School

What a week! I cannot put into words how proud I am of our YESS scholars and the support they showed one another during our end of year celebration last week. We had such a great turn out, and every one who came did a wonderful job of supporting those who were speaking. Our Shaw […]

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May
23

College and Career Corner

Summer Bridge Opportunities! Hey, Seniors! Some of you are a mere 24 hours from graduating high school. Congratulations!    The adventure is JUST BEGINNING!  As we’ve discussed, your transition to college will be an exciting AND challenging one. College is VERY different from high school (YAY!) and will provide you many opportunities to use your […]

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May
23

YESS at West Leadership Academy

 Quarter 4 Week 7: The Emotional Trolls Posted on May 22, 2017by Event Horizon @ West Leadership Academy “It’s the end of the road as we know it. And I feel fine!”  ~ R.E.M. So we are all feeling the summer bug. Many students are stepping up and concluding the year as best they can. Others […]

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May
23

YESS at Adams City

  Congratulations Graduates! It was the last week of school before finals at ACHS. Students had extra time to complete missing work and study for their finals in their YESS classes. This week students learned about resumes and cover letters. Students had the opportunity to critique several resumes and discuss what they should and should […]

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YESS at Scott Carpenter Middle School

May 15th – 19th This week didn’t feel like a typical, five-day week! It flew by! We had our final Mentor/Mentee Monday and discussed ways to end the year on a positive note. The mentors decided we should have a waffle party and they’re looking forward to their treats. Later, we continued the fine tradition […]

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May
23

Yess in Denver Public Schools

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May
17

YESS at Adams City High School

It was a busy week at ACHS with the end of the year celebration and the last week of high school for seniors! Congratulations to Grace Elia for receiving one of the YESS scholarships that was awarded at the year end event. Also, congratulations to Destiny and Brandon, who received mentor and mentee of the […]

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YESS College and Career Corner

Hey, Juniors! Are you ready to STAND OUT as a college applicant?! Now that you are ALMOST Seniors, it’s time to make a college application prep plan for your SUMMER! Remember our conversations with your current Senior classmates…They expressed wishing they’d done some prep work for Senior fall during the summer after their Junior Year. […]

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YESS at West Leadership Academy

Quarter 4 Week 6: Hot Buttons and Triggers Posted on May 15, 2017by Event Horizon @ West Leadership Academy The end of the year is upon us and there is so much to be taken care. Students are restless, but most are pushing through to the end of the school year. This week students began to […]

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May
16

YESS at Shaw Heights

Love Thyself Brainstorming about LOVE! This past week we transitioned from speaking about stress to a discussion centered around self-love. We were excited to try a new lesson from the newest YESS curriculum entitled, “Love Thyself.” This lesson fit in perfectly with our talks last week about the power of visualization and positive affirmations when […]

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