Tag: friendship

#ChangeGroup brings Buddy Benches to J. W. Gerth PS

Over the span of eight weeks, seven students from J. W. Gerth Public School met with Mr. Laythorpe, a special education resource teacher, to work on a special project. Mr. Laythorpe challenged these kids, through the school’s enrichment program, to come up with a task that would involve positive change for the rest of the […]






Buddy Benches bring friendship to Pioneer Park PS

What is a Buddy Bench? It’s a bench students can go to if they are in need of a friend or someone to play with. Sitting on the bench lets other students know that they are lonely, whether they are shy or new to the school and don’t feel comfortable asking to be a part […]