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user5245042 August 7, 2014


My son is 5 years old going to kindergarten this fall, very smart, motivated, competitive, sweet boy. But we noticed sometimes he is too confident!... More » 

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ashleynjeff August 18, 2014


User 5245042, Have a follow up meeting with his teacher or speak with the administration,

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momanon1 June 16, 2011


My 20 year old son flunked 4 classes in college this year, and lost his scholarship. He flunked out on purpose - the school is not too hard for... More » 

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tjlove July 25, 2011


Thanks for the update! It sounds like once your son realized the reality of his situation he started working to turn it... More »

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user5645176 August 5, 2014


Hello - I was wondering if you could give me an update on how your son is doing? I have a son going through something... More »

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user3966246 July 22, 2014


My child is 9 and just finished 3rd grade. I am considering changing schools from public to private, in addition skipping a grade, from 3rd into... More » 

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MagnetMom July 23, 2014


Hello, and welcome to the GreatSchools Parent Community. I would be very concerned about moving him from a gifted... More »

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TeacherParent July 23, 2014


Are there other children in the private school who have skipped grades? When you visit the 5th grade at the private school... More »

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user5624750 July 22, 2014


I've had students from various schools around Milwaukee, WI inquire in the past about volunteering at our Energy for Life walk Milwaukee(this... More » 

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MagnetMom July 22, 2014


Sure. Talk to teen groups: churches, parks and recs, teen centers, and contact the high schools. Since many... More »

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lawrence February 4, 2010


My son goes to Kumon math and reading for 3 years now. I was thinking of swiching him to Enopi program because of the critical thinking math. ... More » 

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basamx May 22, 2012


Kumon is the real thing, e.Nopi is just a fake Korean knock off. My kids both attend Kumon and I've tried e.Nopi.... More »

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anushvenky April 29, 2014


My daughter is in Kindergarden. We re-entered US when she was 4. Not knowing speaking or reading English, we enrolled... More »

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kpowel April 1, 2008


My son was nominated by his teacher and has been accepted to join a select group of middle school students in Washington,DC for this conference... More » 

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BMomof4 May 2, 2013


Yes, I found out it is a scam... after the nomination, the school principal told me that they only choose the students...

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user5504876 April 2, 2014


its a scam, all you have to do is type "junior national youth leaders conference" into your browser and several... More »

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Jeeminlee March 28, 2014


We are relocating to Baltimore. I have two boys currently in 2nd and 4th Grade. What is/are some of the best school district?

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MagnetMom April 1, 2014


Hi Jeeminlee, There are some great school districts in the suburbs. For tips on finding the right school, here's... More »

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Jeeminlee April 1, 2014


Thank you very much for the information.

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user5498751 March 27, 2014


Hello I have a 9 year old son and a 7 year old daughter. I am wanting to put them in sports in Keenesburg how where would I get more information... More » 

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user5497484 March 26, 2014


I have a child in elementry and jr high please

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megan222 April 26, 2013


Hi my family will be moving to Scottsdale and are in need of recommendations for schools. I have one daughter entering 5th grade and another entering... More » 

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MagnetMom April 28, 2013


Hi megan222, and welcome to the GreatSchools Parent Community. A great place to start is with the School Finder... More »

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user5494613 March 25, 2014


Sorry this is a year late. As you may already have discovered, all the North Scottsdale school are great. There is great... More »


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