How Powerschool is Affecting LILA’s Students Mental Health

By Frida Gerhardt – 7th grade.

All throughout seventh grade the question that looms over everyone’s head when receiving a test is, “Did my GPA drop?”. While access to grades online may seem harmless or even positive, in seventh grade it’s a different story. When every student can share they’re grades not only does it spark jealousy but also competition. Even though Powerschool may seem like a useful learning tool, the way it affects students is far from helpful. Here are three testimonies from 7th graders.

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