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Kudos to the kids

Dear Editor:

The recent bad press that Basalt Middle School has gotten has many people concerned about what dangers their kids may be subjected to when they go off to school everyday. I believe the local press has sensationalized the recent events without elaborating on the facts of how great the students, teachers and administrators responded.

Our students (thanks to effective training) knew exactly what to do when a fellow student made a stupid choice … then they had the resources and moral fortitude to actually do it. Kudos to those kids! Kudos to the teachers and administrators for having a working system in place to deal with problems!

Gina Shaw


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