Johnson Central High School is in its second year of BARR model implementation.
BARR Coordinator: Justin Arms
BARR School Since2016
The family structure is a key element for student success. When families are engaged in the learning process, students develop a better self image and are better equipped with the supports necessary to overcome obstacles.
Maintaining Ties When School Closes Is Critical to Preventing Dropouts
After Robbinsdale Armstrong High School, outside Minneapolis, shut down abruptly last Friday in response to a potential case of COVID-19, teachers and staff met one last time in person—while keeping six feet apart—to brainstorm ways to keep their students connected.Read More
BARR Center Awarded $13M Grant as National Expansion Accelerates
BARR Center’s Network for School Improvement (NSI) grant funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will expand its national footprint with a focus on Black, Latinx and low-income students.Read More
BARR Schools are Getting Creative
Let’s face it, we all like a room with a little color, a t-shirt to inspire or create community or a bulletin board that is unique. Our students do too. Any time classrooms have something a little extra added to them, kids notice. BARR Coaches notice too. Check out some…Read More
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