|BACK TO B.A.S.E.-ICS AT ROSEMOUNT HIGH SCHOOL|
MONTREAL, OCTOBER 24, 2016 – Students at Rosemount High School are set to embark on a mentorship program with students enrolled in the English Montreal School Board’s Before and After School Enriched (B.A.S.E.) program.
Under the guise of Spiritual and Community Animator, Mr. Vince Lacroce, Back to B.A.S.E-ICS will allow students the opportunity to reach to their old elementary schools and serve as mentors for its students.
The program will reiterate several core components already provided the B.A.S.E program such as academic assistance, sports and green programs, as well as a myriad of other cultural and social activities.
“The program will provide students with an opportunity to give back to their community and to develop an attitude and learn the value of generosity and giving,” said Lacroce. “It is also an opportunity for them to model positive behaviours in mentoring to their younger companions.”
Back to B.A.S.E-ICS will be take place weekly at: Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School in St. Michel, Dante School in St. Leonard, Dalkeith Elementary School in Anjou and Nesbitt School in Rosemount.
Michael J. Cohen