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Asche visits school that’s shown plenty of grit

“G” stands for “Giving up is not an option.” “R” means “Ready for giving 100 percent.” You get to “I” when you can say “I’ve reached my goal.” And finally, “T” symbolizes taking on a challenge. At John Barclay Elementary School in Warrington, Pa., this acronym embodies the meaning of the word it spells out: Grit.