Do not send you kids to Graves Co hig...

Do not send you kids to Graves Co high school.

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Thelma

Robbinsville, NC

#1 Aug 7, 2013
Send them to Mayfield or Northside any place but GCHS. The teachers do not care about the students or the parents of those students. It is sad but true. Hope it changes but doubt it will.
Bill

Mayfield, KY

#2 Aug 8, 2013
Any where but Mayfield.
Cousin of a GCHS graduate

Martin, TN

#3 Aug 10, 2013
They do too care. Teachers don't teach for the pay, and you should've seen my cousin's principal/teachers. They visited her while she was in the hospital (in Fulton) and stuff...that's more than my teachers in South Fulton would do.

And class sizes do play a part in that problem of not caring. A teacher showing a bit more care towards a student (intentional or not) could lead to them being bullied...
lovebug

United States

#4 Aug 11, 2013
They do care went to gchs all four yrs and every teacher i had showed some type of sign that they cared about you& your grades and just watever the teachers are very caring its a good school to send your kids to this thread is stupid
dis grace

United States

#5 Aug 11, 2013
unless you have money your kid is shit at graves co TRUST ME
amigo

Mayfield, KY

#6 Aug 11, 2013
dis grace wrote:
unless you have money your kid is shit at graves co TRUST ME
It isn't just Graves that acts that way. It's all schools, but in return a lot of the kids with money don't act as bad as a less fortunate kid. The poor kids most of the time come from broken homes, living in bad neighborhoods and just have a different up bringing.
Not the kids fault, just society today.
Don't blame the school, look at the kids/parents.
p0on

Somerset, KY

#7 Aug 12, 2013
i went to gchs all four years and every teacher i had cared about my grades and even asked about my life outside of school. also my little sister goes there now and she agrees with me.
Tom

Mayfield, KY

#8 Aug 12, 2013
Money talks in everything you do.
Stash

Paducah, KY

#9 Aug 14, 2013
Bill wrote:
Any where but Mayfield.
Jealous much, bro?
Recluse

Mayfield, KY

#10 Aug 14, 2013
My senior year in Mayfield High a teacher came from GCHS to replace a retired AP chem teacher. He taught with powerpoints, let the class watch movies any chance he could and threw tantrums all the time. He would give homework assignments an 80% if it wasn't fully completed even if you skipped a single question, and he fails it if only half the work was done (instead of maybe giving appropriate grades for appropriate work). At the end of the year he never showed up to the award ceremonies and the only reason I won the AP Chem award was simply because I was the only one who could tolerate him. Nobody passed the AP Chemistry exam that year.

So yeah, that's MHS's experience with Graves County teachers.
hello

Owensboro, KY

#11 Aug 14, 2013
No it isn't money it is if your child acts like a thug they will be treated that way teachers can't sacrifice a whole class just because your child doesn't care

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