Peer Leadership Program
PEER LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
2018-2019

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The Peer Leaders program in Millington School creates a positive school atmosphere based on good citizenship. Students who become Peer Leaders provide services that benefit schools and their communities.

 

PEER LEADERS CHARACTERISTICS

A Peer Leader is someone who:

  • is looked up to by other students
  • is a positive role model for other students
  • is trustworthy
  • is responsible
  • respects themselves and others
  • attends school regularly

RESPONSIBILITIES OF PEER LEADERS

  • Peer Leaders are dedicated in their mission to promote good citizenship. Some examples of their work includes orientation of incoming students, presentations to younger grade level students, becoming a "learning buddy" or tutor, promoting school wide health awareness and positive student behavior. Peer Leaders often design a plan for various projects, enabling all of the students in a school to participate in providing a community service to others. 

 

PEER LEADERS PROGRAM GOALS

The Peer Leaders Program has several goals:

  • to develop social skills for successful interpersonal relationships       
  • to provide models for character via the peer leaders         
  • to promote the idea of volunteerism           
  • to exemplify the philosophy of working for the common good 


PEER LEADERSHIP COMMITMENT

To meet these goals, Peer Leaders will commit to the following:
1) Demonstrating proactive leadership and role modeling to promote healthy physical and emotional lifestyles for all students, at all times. This requires adherence to all school regulations and state laws. 

2)    Attendance at all Peer Leadership trainings, meetings, and activities.

3)    Support of the above stated goals and responsibilities.