Monday October 23, 2017
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed
Print Comment E-mail

The Skyline High Experiment

 

continued

I do think the article should have pointed out that part of the 'experiment' was transfering experienced teachers from both Pioneer and Huron to Skyline. Many of these teachers were very effective at their former schools and undoubtedly contributed greatly to Skyline's success ... and their removal from Pioneer and Huron created a bit of a teaching vacuum at both of those schools. Nevertheless, since 6 Huron 2011 seniors achieved perfect ACT scores I have no doubt that the 'older' Pioneer and Huron high schools will continue to succeed as well. Congrats to all Ann Arbor high school students, you are doing a fine job!


On May 4, 2012, John Hilton wrote:
Hi Angry,

If we'd written about every grade, every magnet, and every rule, the result would have had a wikipedia entry, not a magazine article. As Calvin Trillin said many years ago, an article is just a snapshot. Thanks for adding your own snapshot of the dress code and bathrooms...

Bookmark and Share
previous  ·  1 ... 15 l 16 l 17
all on one page
read more stories here -> Marketplace  l  Culture  l  Community  l  News

You might also like:

Arborville Heating and Cooling
Fake Ad: August 2017
Jay Forstner
Restaurants with prices Under $10
A clickable zoomable map
Ulrich's Is Still in Limbo
But momos and macaroons are in the works.
Sabine Bickford
A New Brewpub Aims to Stay Small
Pileated reflects the modest ambitions of its teacher-owners.
Sabine Bickford
Make Way for Drones
A new facility drives weather watchers off campus.
Michael Betzold
Notes from the Field
Botanizing on Broadway
Irena Barbara Nagler
Restaurants - Coffeehouses, Tea Rooms, & Juice Bars
Shopping - Downtown Ypsilanti
Photo: Science Fiction categories at the Westgate branch of the library
Health Care - Prescription Drug Delivery
Arbor Hospice
String Bass lessons by Steven Sigurdson
spark ann arbor