Issues & Choices
Book Club
STEAM
In-Person
Miscellaneous
100

Name one CORE Value. 

Community, Opportunity, Respect, OR High Expectations. 

100

What does socializing mean? 

When people participate in social activities like talking, hanging out, etc...
100

What does STEAM stand for?

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math

100

What was our first excursion? 

Shirley Lake Hike. 

100

How many summers has Aim High been going on? 

36

200

What is the purpose of Mental Wellness?

To take care of ourselves and create safe spaces.

200

What is a Chameleon? 

A slow-moving reptile that changes colors that humans are sometimes referred to when they change their opinions/stances.

200

Which percent range of the % Daily Value is considered healthy?

5% - 20%

200

Which excursions included going in the water? 

Shirley Lake Hike, White Water Rafting, and Kayaking/Paddle Boarding. 

200

How many weeks is the program? 

5

300

Who does Alecka Edwards work for? 

The Golden State Warriors. 

300

What neighborhood did "X" live in?

Crenshaw (Los Angeles)

300

What is one part of a box and whisker plot?

The median.

300

What was the most common item students were reminded to bring to excursions? 

Water Bottles 

300

Which grades come to Aim High? 

Rising 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th. 

400

Which CORE value or values does teambuilding help develop and support? 

All of them (Community, Opportunity, Respect, & High Expectations). 

400

What does bias mean? 

Unreasonable and/or hostile feelings or opinions toward a social group (prejudice). 

400

How can you slow down a parachute to make it go slower? 

Open Ended (slits, wider)

400

What did students make at the Roundhouse in Truckee? 

Memory Boxes

400

What are the three main components of Issues and Choices? 

Advisory, Community Circle & Future Success. 

500

What is Systemic Racism?

Policies and practices that exist throughout a whole society or organization, and that results in and support a continued unfair advantage to some people and unfair or harmful treatment of others based on race

500

Name an organization doing "superhero" work to combat racism and inequality?

500

How will Vertical Gardens help communities? 

More food availability, less space, less soil erosion... 
500

Which grade level has the best attendance on excursions (most kids on average)?

6th grade

500

What is our Aim High Mantra with hand gestures? 

We are a Community, who has the Opportunity to Aim High. 

We value our education and set high Expectations.

We Respect one another so let’s support each other.

We challenge ourselves to learn and explore today and everyday in every way!

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