Peer Partners

Sponsors: Mr. Zweig and Dr. Phillips

Beginning Date: Tuesday, August 29th
Location: Mrs. Kurtz's classroom
Meeting Time: 8th grade lunch

Peer Partners are eighth graders who are selected to help other students in the school. They participate in the following activities:

  • Lead sixth grade advisory groups
  • Help other students by mentoring, tutoring, or assisting with organization.
  • Peer mediation
  • Co-lead newcomers groups
  • Sponsor sixth grade pre-dance
  • Conduct fifth grade tours of Maple School

Everyone is encouraged to apply in May of seventh grade. Every year between twenty four to thirty students are selected. Peer Partners represent a cross section of the student population.