STETHS Alumni Association Mentoring Program (STAMP)

STAMP. An Initiative by St. Elizabeth Technical High School Alumni Association USA Inc. Sponsored By Alumnus Dr. Cosmo Fraser

Who we are:

STETHS alumni, teachers, supporters, and community leaders, from various professional backgrounds.

STETHS Alumni Mentoring Program ( STAMP) is designed to provide current students and recent graduates with support in all facets of their lives. This program  focuses  on academic, personal, and professional success outcomes.

Mentors Requirements and Commitments:

  • Complete mentorship profile.
  • Make a one-year commitment to mentoring and attend 1 training session and 2 yearly mentoring event.
  • Notify the program coordinator if you are unable to keep mentoring session.
  • Keep discussions with mentees confidential, unless the student’s safety or well-being is at-risk, or I suspect abuse.
  • Notify the program coordinator of any significant change in my mentee behavior / attitude.
  • Refrain from contacting or seeing my mentee outside of the established parameters and supervised sites where the program takes place.

Mentees Requirements and Commitments

  • Complete mentee profile
  • Must have a financial need
  • Must meet academic criteria required by the program
  • Must be involved in campus activities: member of on campus clubs, or a student athlete
  • Keep all appointments with mentor
  • Notify mentor if they cannot keep an appointment with him/her for any reason;
  • Respect the guidelines set by mentor.
  • Attend all required program activities.
  • Abide by the rules and regulations of the program.
  • Communicate with the program coordinator if you feel uncomfortable or experience problems at any time during the program.
  • Fill out a survey at the end of the year.

Annual Schedule:

  • Mentors training and Meeting with Dr. Cosmo Fraser – One session -To be announced (TBA)
  • Kicking of Meeting: Mentors and Mentees pairing – Sessions two
  • Pinning Ceremony- with Dr. Cosmo Fraser – Sessions Three
  • Individual Meetings – 9 meetings minimum January – September
  • End of academic year- with Dr. Cosmo  Fraser – Celebration Meeting

Leaving... a Legacy

Benefit to Mentors and Mentees

  • Exposure to Positive Influences
  • Access to personal & professional development resources
  • Improved student / teacher relations
  • Increased chance of persistence (Graduation)
  • Exposure to work experience, internship opportunities, and career field choices
  • Paying it forward- Giving back
  • Leaving a LEGACY!