• 8th to 9th Grade Transition


    As the four years of middle school draws to an end, the guidance department helps to support our students in the transition to high school.  Preparing for the next step is an exciting time.  Following is an overview of important events to be aware of:


    • Incoming Grade 9 Parent Orientation Meeting at POBJFK High School
      • Wednesday, January 3rd, 2024
    • Current 8th Grade High School Visit at POBJFK High School
    • Ms. Lynn, Director Of Guidance, and Eighth Grade Counselor will provide students with general information including the 9th grade course overview, scheduling and requirements via classroom lessons
    • Eighth grade counselor begins to meet with students individually to schedule for 9th grade
    • High School 101 workshops: High School Peer Mentors visit 8th graders to discuss expectations, clubs and activities, and responsible decision making  
    • Peer Mentoring Program