Brainerd High School principal Charles Joynes gives 11th grader Lakelcey Rogers a fist bump before the start of school-wide meetings Friday. As part of the new program to help students at the school, teachers are taking on roles as parental figures and mentors to help teach students about responsibility.
Photo by Doug Strickland .
published Saturday, March 31st, 2012
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Brainerd High School Principal Charles Joynes, who has led the troubled school for three years and recently spearheaded an effort to reach young black men there, will be moved from his post this year.