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Eighth-grader David Wildermuth studies science during intervention/enrichment period Friday at Craig Middle School. CMS administrators have set aside a 35-minute period in each school day so students can focus on special projects or challenging subjects.

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Craig Middle School Assistant Principal Jill Hafey acknowledges that the lives of school children are challenging. “Life is not easy these days,” Hafey said. “The kids carry a heavy load with just life itself. And, we add on learning expectations and sports expectations. “These kids just need to know that they can come here and be supported. And, if sometimes they feel like we’re riding on them, it’s because we care.”


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