Middle School Mentoring Program

Connecting middle school students with older peers to guide, support, and mentor them with the NYC high school application process.

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Latest Middle School Mentees Seeking High School Mentors

Naphat Luke

7th Grader

  • Male
  • Manhattan
  • Nyc Lab Middle School for Collaborative Studies
  • Public

George

6th Grader

  • Male
  • Queens
  • J.H.S. 190 Russell Sage
  • Public

Andrew

6th Grader

  • Male
  • Brooklyn
  • Success Academy Charter School-Prospect Heights
  • Public

Jeremiah

8th Grader

  • Male
  • Brooklyn
  • Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School
  • Public

Mentee Yearlong Plans

6th Grade

  • Getting adjusted to middle school
  • Beginning test prep for high school exams
  • Joining extra-curricular activities and beginning a portfolio
  • Maintaining a good report card throughout the year
  • Figuring out some of the schools the student would like to go to

7th Grade

  • Attending high school open houses
  • Finalizing a high school list
  • Figuring out the tests needed for high schools
  • Continuing to be active in extracurricular activities and developing a portfolio
  • Maintaining a good report card throughout the year

8th Grade

  • Maintaining a good report card before application deadline (and afterwards as well)
  • Creating a plan with deadlines for the schools the student is applying to
  • Writing high school essays and doing practice interviews
  • Finishing applications and polishing up portfolios