The local community expressed challenges with keeping 6-8th graders engaged on the path to higher education.
Create a program that fosters ongoing relationships between middle and high schoolers to promote the importance of higher education and provide exposure to different career pathways.
A program was proposed to empower 9th-12th grade leaders to mentor and support middle school students. Participation in the program is based on membership with established guidelines and parent involvement. The program would be a partnership between the local High School and Outreach Center.
PathLynks developed each of the following components of the project: