Maddox Middle School Student Newspaper

Eighth Grade Class Visits the University of Alabama

The 8th grade class traveled to Tuscaloosa on Thursday, November 10th to visit the University of Alabama campus.  Students took a complete tour of the University campus and visited several academic building.  Students were also addressed by a university admissions counselor who gave important information about preparing for life after high school. 

Many students had visited the campus before but were allowed unique access into classrooms to get a glimpse of college life outside of athletic events.  Several others had never visited the campus and were exposed the exciting life on a college campus.

This trip is an annual event planned by the 8th grade team of teachers to expose students to the college environment and encourage goal setting.


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