off topic - so proud of my daughter!

tabby9146
By tabby9146 Latest Reply 2014-06-12 11:25:23 -0500
Started 2014-06-07 17:02:52 -0500

She has had a great school year as usual, Just completed the sixth grade and got all A's on her report card. She was inducted into the National Junior Honor Society back in the Spring and has taken some advanced classes. I am so proud of her! I would be anyway, but I was not quite as determined in school as she is, I got good grades, but not honor roll all the time.

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Gabby
GabbyPA 2014-06-12 11:25:23 -0500 Report

That is great. I was in the National Honor Society (Still have my pins) so I know how she feels to make that accomplishment. Good for both of you!!

tinkerbell54
tinkerbell54 2014-06-08 11:30:56 -0500 Report

I to am so proud of my daughter she just graduated from High School on Fri June 6th at 7pm. but here graduation was live streamed . U can still see it : www.carrollk12.org use Graduation link & then find FSK high school & in our local newspaper to . www.carrollcountytimes.com Ruth Tinkerbell54 Graduction to Ur Daughter to . Wait till she graducates from high school then the adventure begins.

RebDee
RebDee 2014-06-08 10:14:40 -0500 Report

I too have an off topic request -I just got my scribe badge for writing back to 5 people and having them like what I had to say. Thank you very much for liking my opinions. Now for my request: I still can't figure out how to make friends. Please give this old granny specific instructions on how to make friends of those that are writing to me in the discussions. Thank you.

Dr Gary
Dr GaryCA 2014-06-09 20:51:35 -0500 Report

Hi RebDee,

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Gary

tinkerbell54
tinkerbell54 2014-06-10 06:54:10 -0500 Report

I to am proud of my daughter Rain she graducated from HIGH school this week . She got 4 medals, & Natiomnal Honor Society sash, & 2 full scholaship to the comminty college. She wants to be a Elementry teacher. Her father & I are so proud of her. Ruth Tinkerbell54

tabby9146
tabby9146 2014-06-08 09:03:48 -0500 Report

she will keep it up, they are two different personalities, my children. my son is grown and has been a few yrs. But I always praised him for his accomplishments, though he did not have the drive and ambition that she does. I love how she was into several clubs and in the band, this will help her so much through school. She already wants to get scholarships and talks often about college. it was such a struggle with my son in middle and high school all those yrs, and having to just stay on him and all of that, and I don't ever have to tell her to do home work. I went through even more that than with him by the time high school rolled around, so there is much more and I just thank God that he is doing well now and that she is too.

jigsaw
jigsaw 2014-06-08 11:30:12 -0500 Report

tabby, you're obviously a deeply involved, and very concerned mom! That's a large part of the battle. I really believe that children feel that deep in their psyche, eventually, and in time if not immediately. I've seen the results 1st hand with my daughter, who is now an adult with her own two sons. Looks like you're doing just fine!!!

elizag1
elizag1 2014-06-08 08:30:09 -0500 Report

This is really good…I loved school, at 12 years of age I would tutor.
Congratulations to you and HER!

RebDee
RebDee 2014-06-08 02:04:54 -0500 Report

Congratulations to your daughter. As the mother of 4 adult daughters and grandmother of 5 great grandchildren, I find something to be proud of in each of them all the time. My second grandson just graduated 5th grade and is going into middle school now. He has hypotonia and has almost no hand-eye coordination but is smart as a whip and he is the one to whom I go for help with my cell phone and the apps.

Trudie Ann
Trudie Ann 2014-06-07 23:16:22 -0500 Report

Congrats to you and your daughter. I hope she continues to keep her grades up. I have a grand daughter (my oldest) who kept her grades up all the way through the 12th grade and won a scholarship for college. I hope your daughter makes it too. I wish my daughters had, but alas I didn't either.

jigsaw
jigsaw 2014-06-07 18:20:10 -0500 Report

That has got to be a great feeling for both of you! Congratulations!!! I really enjoy hearing about happy times, and I'm happy for both of you too!

robertoj
robertoj 2014-06-07 18:09:16 -0500 Report

Congrats to you and your daughter. I hope she keeps it up. There is a lot pf pressure on girls to not be successful.

tabby9146
tabby9146 2014-06-07 17:39:08 -0500 Report

This is especially sweet because my son, years ago, once he got to middle school, he just did not do his best and his grades were up and down. it was always a struggle having to stay on him all the time. I don't have to with her.

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