Saint Joseph High
School Peer Mentor Program
The Peer Mentor program serves two roles within the school;
create a positive school climate among students which fosters students’
personal and academic success
utilize Conflict Resolution as a resource for Discipline
Peer Mentors gain leadership, communication, and problem-solving
To help all students understand their personal value to our school
To enrich our community using peer to peer relationships
To exemplify life situations where students think through problems
and explore diverse alternatives.
Mentors are required to attend a one day workshop prior to Freshmen
Mentors are required to attend and coordinate activities for the Welcome
Freshmen summer picnic.
advisors are expected to attend workshops and Peer Mentor meetings.
classmen will visit Freshmen Religion courses to promote a positive school
atmosphere and a cooperative relationship with faculty.
Mentors will invite “mentees” to have lunch together once per quarter
Mentors will work with incoming 8th graders in the spring
semester to welcome and promote activities on our campus.
Mentors commit to confidentiality (as described by faculty moderators)
will be invited to apply in the spring semester
(including a teacher recommendation) and an interview are required.