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 Freshman Mentoring Program

"High School is not a time or place, it is a feeling, a feeling I will never forget." -Anonymous                                                                 
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News for Incoming Freshmen

Welcome Class of 2027 to Normal West!!  We are so excited to have you as a part of our Wildcat family!!    

Reminder: Freshmen First Day on Friday, August 11th from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM.  Looking forward to meeting you all on Friday!!

Here is a little overview about what we typically do in FMP:   

Mondays-View The Harbor-This is a motivational video that freshmen and mentors will watch and then discuss.  

Tuesdays-Guest Speaker Day-Freshmen will have a guest speaker in their advisory, while the mentors will be out of the room planning for the next week.  

Wednesdays-Grade Check-In/Study Day-Freshmen and mentors will use advisory time to set academic and non-academic goals, check grades, and work on assignments.  

Thursdays and Fridays-Activity Days-Mentors will lead freshmen in an activity, game, challenge, or other competition such as a Minute to Win It Challenge.  Some of these activities will be individual while others are in a group.  Students will also talk about upcoming school-related activities.    

Any Questions: Email Jason Klokkenga         

Contact Us

Jason Klokkenga
FMP Coordinator

E-mail Jason