Kansas school helps students with discipline records
October 13, 2017
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Maniah Martinez, 14, doesn't like sitting still. She stands up from her desk while doing school work, fidgets during lunch, and leans back in her chair and plays with her sweater during group time.
When she made an A on a grammar quiz, Maniah bounced up and down in her chair.
"I got an A," she exclaimed loud enough for the room to hear.
Maniah is excited about her grades and teachers at McAdams Academy. But she doesn't plan to be in the program long.
In middle school, she never asked for help, was the class clown and spent too much time worrying about boys, Maniah sai...