Students and Families

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Become a Mentor

Volunteer to mentor middle school or high school students in your community.

You may or may not know what you want to do after high school. Whether you want to be a painter or a doctor, a cosmetologist or a lawyer, a truck driver or a web designer, you will most likely need more schooling or training to successfully reach your career goals. ASPIRE is here to help you get to where you want to go.

Why ASPIRE?

  • ASPIRE is for all students. It is an all-comer's program and serves the entire student body
  • Explore education and training options beyond high school
  • Develop a plan for after you graduate high school
  • Receive assistance with essays and applications
  • Have help to meet deadlines
  • Get advice about college choices
  • Receive direction to scholarship and financial aid resources
  • Meet as often as needed

What makes a good ASPIRE student?

  • Enthusiasm
  • An interest in working with a mentor
  • Reliability and consistency
  • Comply with program policies and procedures

How do I become an ASPIRE student?

  • Contact your school or site to see if it has the ASPIRE program.
  • Sign up with your ASPIRE coordinator
  • Return a permission form complete with a signature from your parent/guardian