Both my parents had to drop out of school to help work and financially support their families; however, they understood the importance of an education. They impressed upon my siblings and me the value of obtaining an education. My husband, Vernon Sykes, and I have impressed upon our daughters, Stancy and Emilia, the value of obtaining an education. Education is my foundation for becoming a
Please share what you think should be Akron Schools’ Community Priorities.
Do you have thoughts on proficiency tests, school grade cards, teacher’s salaries, third grade reading guarantee,
CLC (community learning centers), school levy, violence in our schools
and/or any other school topics you would like to share an opinion?
We will post some of your comments (without your name).