teachers

New Oxford High School is one of the first high schools in the United States to receive the Gold Standard Challenge Grant from Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF), of Palo Alto, Calif. Shown from left with the check are New Oxford High School business teachers Monica Bajaj, Patricia Bealmear and Crystal Tomecek.

New Oxford High School is one of the first high schools in the United States to receive a $10,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant from Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF), a Palo Alto, Calif., nonprofit committed to ensuring all students leave high school with the skills needed to thrive in an increasingly complex financial world, according to a release from the school district.

The NGPF Gold Standard Challenge recognizes and rewards high schools that commit to ensuring all students receive a one-semester personal finance course before graduating, the release reads.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.