Ryan Maiden, the agriscience teacher at Grandview High School, recently attended an eight-day professional development institute at Texas Tech University.
Nearly 75 students have spent their July as part of the school district’s migrant summer program. The program stresses oral language skills and gives students an extra few weeks of instruction to help strengthen their skills before the regular school year kicks off in August.
More than 700 Grandview students are spending a part of their summer working to strengthen their academics. Since June 30, these 728 students have been meeting at Grandview Middle School every Monday through Thursday for nearly five hours a day as part of the district’s summer school program.