• The WYMLA School Community is recruiting mentors to work with young men in grades 6-10 for the 2019-2020 School Year.



    Key Features of the Mentoring (Check and Connect) Program

    • A mentor works with a student and his family for a minimum of 1 full school year

    • Check-regular checks, utilizing data provided by the school regarding the students’ school adjustment, behavior, and educational progress.

    • Connect-timely interventions, driven by data, to reestablish and maintain students’ connection to school and learning and to enhance students’ social and academic competencies.

    • Engagement with Families-mentors engage with parents and strive to foster their active participation in their child’s education


    Suggested communication between mentors and mentees:

    • Student-weekly 30-60 minute meeting

    • Family-weekly check in via phone or e-mail

    • School staff- weekly check in via phone or e-mail


     Want to get involved?


    Fill out our WYMLA Mentor Interest Form to indicate your interest and tell us a little bit about yourself. We will get in touch with you via e-mail.