Today as an assistant principal wasn’t too much fun. I had to deal with quite a few discipline issues in the office today. This morning I found three students skipping chapel and a teacher found five students skipping chapel. I called them all in and they all took responsibility for their choices and accepted the consequences for their behavior.
After it was all over I had to chuckle a bit in disbelief. The reason is because the three students that I found skipping were all in the library with laptops and books open working diligently and the five students that the teacher found were locked into the bathroom stall studying for tests, preparing for projects and typing away on their laptops.
There is something wrong with this picture.
When I was in high school and my friends and I skipped a class we…..(no comment, my mother reads this blog). Needless to say, we were not working on homework.
I love the students that I work with.