Lynn Middle School Project Boosts Services for Kids, Families

“These obstacles underscore the need for our entire community to come together and work across organizations and institutions to give our students the opportunities they deserve,” he said.

Much of the community school’s emphasis this year has been spent gathering information, including through parent surveys, and talking with students, parents and teachers about the major needs of the area, Greenberg said. The aim, he said, is that solutions are “driven not by us but by the community and stakeholders themselves.”

The project will move to a new phase Jan. 1 that emphasizes more activities to address the biggest needs, Greenberg said.

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