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Grade 8 Mentorship Program for New High School Students

June 23, 2022

Are you nervous about entering high school?

Do you have questions about what to expect in Grade 8?

Have you heard about Pass it On?

Pass it On is a mentorship program that pairs curious Grade 8 buddies with friendly high school mentors to create a safe and trusted space for sharing, learning, and practicing important skills. Through this program, you will have the opportunity to meet new people and gain confidence as you become a new member of GISS.

To learn more about Pass it On, contact us at info@thecircleeducation.org or call at 250-537-1336 (on weekdays between 10.00 am and 1 pm)

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