TARAH Thornhill Schools peer mentor group have been shortlisted for the Sunderland Young Achievers Awards in the Anti-bullying group category, we currently have 68 trained peer mentors in school.
A representative from R&B film Company came into school on 3rd February to make a short film about the work of the peer mentors to show at the Award Ceremony which is to be held on 26th March at the Stadium of Light when the winners will be announced. A small group of peer mentors will attend the ceremony with Mrs Greenfield the peer mentor co-ordinator to represent the team.
The film will show some Y10 peer mentors presenting an assembly to Year 7 pupils (they have also presented this assembly in our feeder primary school – Richard Avenue. ) Another group of Y10 peer mentors will be shown working on a pupil friendly anti-bullying policy for Thornhill.