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What’s a Middle School Makeover?

Visit any elementary school near the end of the academic year, and you’ll hear parents lamenting the transition to middle school.

“I’m so nervous for her!” “We just don’t know what to expect.” “I hated middle school.” “Poor thing, he’s got such an awkward couple of years ahead.” “I’m dreading the bad attitude!” “I’m dreading the bad influences!” “I’m dreading it all.” And so on.