Moving from middle school to high school can be scary. The 8+9 Project is here to help students make a successful leap.

We connect 8th graders to fun, & future-focused summer programs and provide them with a link to a mentor in the 9th grade.

8+9 Program Guide

Your guide to local teen summer programs and mentor organizations

Better Together

Working together to increase the number of students graduating from high school, continuing their education & training after high school, and ultimately beginning work in a career they find meaningful.