Here is the solution: There may be a few students who truly think that they are gang members. Find out who they are and long term suspend them from school or send them home with a laptop to complete their courses online. The others who may think that they are gang members will fall into line when they see this happen. Furthmore, the administration, teachers, and staff, have to be trained to build relationships with all members of the student body. The best athletes and the honor roll students often have a stable homelife and roll models to look up to. Teachers need to embrace all students and let them now that they are appreciated and cared for. This is essential for school success. Lastly, the administration needs to quit belittling your best teachers and staff members or West Bladen will continue to lose great educators to surrounding counties.
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