Dahir is the Student of the Month for October at the Lincoln Park Bridge Project. Dahir is always looking at positive solutions when encountering difficulties and likes to assist when possible. Dahir has been a regular participant for two years and is currently in first grade. He likes to play outside while at The Bridge Project and to spend time with his tutor. His two favorite things at school are Math and trying different foods. When he gets older he would like to be a teacher or Doctor because he likes to help people.
Izaiah is a participate at our Quigg Newton site and he has been coming to the Bridge Project for about 4 years. He is a great team player and eagerly participates in group work. He is a great friend to Bridge kids, as well as a great big brother. Izaiah also attends tutoring regularly. His positive attitude is a delight to have around. We are grateful he's a participate at our Quigg Newton site.
For 7 years Abdi, starting off with a former program called Rise at the Bridge Project when he was 3 years old.
Today, he is in the 5th grade at our star student of the month at our Lincoln Park location. Abdi enjoys playing lacrosse, likes smiling, and would like to one day be a scientist and invent the fastest machine.
The sky is the limit for him! the Bridge Project is proud to support and encourage kids like Abdi.
Mahamud is a 4th grader who attends our Columbine site. He has been attending the Bridge Project for four years! His favorite thing about Bridge is computer class and playing NBA Math Hoops, which is a NBA basketball board game and mobile app that allows students to learn fundamental math skills through direct engagement with the real statistics of their favorite NBA and WNBA players. His interests are football (Dallas Cowboys), reading, math, playing outside and his favorite color is blue!
We asked Mahamud what he wants to be when he grows up? His answer: a football player, to do something in math, a musician, and a magician performer! The sky is the limit for students like Mahamud.