• RomeoSpeaks is a new advocacy level partner who has agreed to provide mentorship offerings to our community and be a guest speaker at our pep rally and the Grizzly Great Day of Giving.

     

     

    BOYS OPPORTUNITY

    Dear Piney Grove families of 7th/8th grade boys,
    I’m excited to announce that beginning Monday, October 2nd, Romeo Salvador, will be offering his after-school program, LAUNCHING ROCKETS - Preparing Young Men for What's Next - an unforgettable, interactive, 4-week experience designed to help your son navigate the inevitable challenges that lie ahead. 
    Over the last few years, Romeo has worked in our county in many various ways at our elementary, middle, and high schools: keynoting graduations, speaking to our students in assemblies, training teachers and staff, coaching, and running his after-school programs. Recently, Romeo was enlisted by Dr. Bearden’s (Superintendent) team to speak to all of our county’s counselors, psychologists, and social workers. Romeo travels all over the country speaking to students and educators about one simple idea, Every Kid Can Be a Hero!  
     
    Please visit www.romeospeaks.com to learn even more about Romeo! Below is a breakdown of the content, dates, time, location, and payment for the program:
     
    THE PROGRAM:
     
    • Week 1 THE BOOGEYMAN | Taming the Monsters of Anxiety and Pressure
    • Week 2 BALANCING ACT | Juggling SchoolSports, and Everything In Between
    • Week 3 BULLETPROOF DECISIONS | Avoiding the Choices that Could Cost You Everything
    • Week 4 PERMISSION TO FAIL | Why Perfectionism Is Your Greatest Enemy
    8TH GRADE BOYS:
    • Week 1 MONDAY, OCTOBER 2ND 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 2 MONDAY, OCTOBER 9TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 3 MONDAY, OCTOBER 16TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 4 MONDAY, OCTOBER 23RD 4:30-5:30PM
     
    7TH GRADE BOYS:
    • Week 1 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 2 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 3 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 4 WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST 4:30-5:30PM

     

    LOCATION:
     
    Piney Grove Classroom, Media Center
     
    For your information, there will be a staff sponsor in the room at all times with Romeo ensuring the kids have the safest, most enjoyable experience possible.
     
    The cost for the 4-week program is $179. 10% goes right back into Piney Grove! The cost covers participation, gatorades, bags of chips and cookies, candy, surprise gift cards (Xbox & Playstation), door prizes (basketballs, nerf guns) activities materials, and pens and notebooks that will be provided to each boy.
    To register, simply email your son’s name, grade, any food allergies, your contact information, including your cell, to Romeo at info@romeospeaks.com and pay the program investment. He will respond with all additional details including a waiver. Your son does not want to miss out on this opportunity. Space is limited to 15 boys per class. It is first come, first served.
     

     

    Please make payment directly to Romeo via Venmo: @romeospeaks or Zelle: romeospeaks@gmail.com
    If you’re asking yourself, “What exactly is this class and what will my son experience?”, PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW to view the highlight video and other details for the program:
     
    LAUNCHING ROCKETS
     

     

     
     
     
    GIRLS OPPORTUNITY  
     
    Dear Piney Grove families of 7th/8th grade girls,
    I’m excited to announce that beginning Tuesday, October 3rd, Romeo Salvador, will be offering his after-school program, REAL BEAUTY 2.0 - Empowering Young Women to Choose Bravery Over Perfection - an unforgettable, interactive, 4-week experience designed to help your daughter feel empowered!
    Over the last few years, Romeo has worked in our county in many various ways at our elementary, middle, and high schools: keynoting graduations, speaking to our students in assemblies, training teachers and staff, coaching, and running his after-school programs. Recently, Romeo was enlisted by Dr. Bearden’s (Superintendent) team to speak to all of our county’s counselors, psychologists, and social workers. Romeo travels all over the country speaking to students and educators about one simple idea, Every Kid Can Be a Hero!  
     
    Please visit www.romeospeaks.com to learn even more about Romeo! Below is a breakdown of the content, dates, time, location, and payment for the program:
     
    THE PROGRAM:
    • Week 1 HOMECOMING QUEEN | Why Filtered Worlds Are Fake
    • Week 2 UNSHAKEABLE SELF-CONFIDENCE | Loving Yourself When Loving Yourself Is Hard
    • Week 3 PHENOMENAL FRIENDSHIPS | Trust, Loyalty, and the Pursuit of Connection
    • Week 4 TAKE A BREATH | Silencing Fear and Anxiety Once and for All
     
    8TH GRADE GIRLS:
    • Week 1 TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3RD 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 2 TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 3 TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 4 TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24TH 4:30-5:30PM
     
     
    7TH GRADE GIRLS:
    • Week 1 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 2 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 3 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26TH 4:30-5:30PM
    • Week 4 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND 4:30-5:30PM

     

     
    LOCATION:
     
    Piney Grove Classroom,  Media Center  
     
    For your information, there will be a staff sponsor in the room at all times with Romeo ensuring the kids have the safest, most enjoyable experience possible.
     
    The cost for the 4-week program is $179. 10% goes right back into Piney Grove! The cost covers participation, gatorades, bags of chips and cookies, candy, surprise gift cards, door prizes (waffle makers, tumblers) activities materials, and pens and notebooks that will be provided to each girl.
    To register, simply email your daughter’s name, grade, any food allergies, and your contact information, including your cell, to Romeo at info@romeospeaks.com and pay the program investment. He will respond with all additional details including a waiver. Your daughter does not want to miss out on this opportunity. Space is limited to 15 girls per class. It is first come, first served.
     

     

    Please make payment directly to Romeo via Venmo: @romeospeaks or Zelle: romeospeaks@gmail.com
    If you’re asking yourself, “What exactly is this class and what will my daughter experience?”, PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW to view the highlight video and other details for the program:
     
    REAL BEAUTY 2.0
     
     
     
     
     
Last Modified on September 18, 2023