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Alabama A&M University, The Pinnacle Schools and the Save the Youth Organization

Posted on May 06, 2016

Officials from Alabama A&M University, The Pinnacle Schools and the Save the Youth Organization signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA), at the Agricultural Research Center on the AAMU campus.

Coordinated by AAMU’s Office of Global Social Service Research, the public event acknowledged the relationship between the entities, a partnership that exists to provide at-risk students an opportunity to attend college, boost retention and offer sufficient support to meet the needs of these at-risk students.

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Effects of bullying in school

Posted on March 25, 2016

Does your child develop a sudden illness when it is time to leave for school? Are grades declining for no apparent reason? Does your child exhibit signs of social withdrawal, anxiety or depression? These are just a few signs of bullying. Research shows that bullying is linked to a child’s academic achievement, learning and development.

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Scholarship Program Between Alabama A&M and Pinnacle Schools

Posted on August 12, 2015

Alabama A&M University’s incoming freshman class will include the first recipients of a new scholarship program established to meet the needs of students that traditionally lack the resources to further their education.

Recipients of the AAMU scholarships were selected from The Pinnacle Schools 2014-2015 graduating class by a committee of both entities, including teachers and counselors. The goal of the program is to provide at-risk students an opportunity to attend college, improve freshman retention and provide comprehensive support services to meet the needs of these at-risk students. 

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