Peer Court Schedule for 2017-2018

Peer Court in session.

 

Where and When is Peer Court held?

Peer Court, a partnership between Communities in Schools of Brunswick County and the Brunswick County School System, is held in each middle school throughout the county.

 

Cedar Grove Middle School

Training for new peer court volunteers will be September 21, 201 7 from 2:45 – 4:30 p.m.

Court sessions are held in the cafeteria at 3:30 p.m. Attorney mentors begin assisting students with case preparation and pizza at 2:45 p.m.
*All Court sessions (2:45- 4:15 or 5:15 depending on number of cases. Ending time will be announced on morning announcements at school several days before court session)

Court Sessions:

  • Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Thursday, December 14, 2017
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018
  • Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Thursday, May 17, 2018

 

Leland Middle School

Sign-up for new student volunteers will be October 3, 2017.
Sign-up for returning student volunteers will be October 4, 2017.
Training for new student volunteers will be October 19, 201 7 from 2:45 – 4 p.m.
Attorney training for returning student volunteers will be October 25, 2017 from 2:45 – 4 p.m.

Court sessions (2nd Tuesday of the month):

  •  Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017
  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018
  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018
  • Tuesday (3rd Tuesday), April 17, 2018
  • Tuesday, May 8, 2018

End of Year Awards Ceremony will be held May 31, 2018.

Attorney mentors begin assisting students at 2:45 p.m. in the cafeteria. Court is held in the multi-purpose room at 3:30 p.m.

 

Shallotte Middle School

Sign-up and meeting for returning SMS volunteers – October 18, 2017.
Training for new Peer Court volunteers – October 19, 2017 – 2:45 – 4:30 p.m.
Training for new Peer Court attorneys – October 26, 2017 – 2:45 – 4:30 p.m.

All court sessions run 2:45 – 4:15 or 5:15 p.m. depending on the number of cases.
Peer Court sessions are held in the multi-purpose room.

Court sessions:

  • Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Thursday, December 14, 2017
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018
  • Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Thursday, May 17, 2018

 

South Brunswick Middle School

Court sessions begin promptly at 2:45 in the school cafeteria/media center.

  • Tuesday, October 17, 2017
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017
  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018
  • Tuesday, April 17, 2018
  • Tuesday, May 15, 2018

 

Waccamaw School

Defense and Prosecution preparation begins promptly at 2:45 in the school cafeteria. Court sessions are held in Room 113 immediately after.

  • Thursday, October 19, 2017
  • Thursday, October 26, 2017
  • Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Thursday, January 25, 2018
  • Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Thursday, March 22, 2018
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Thursday, May 24, 2018

 

For More Information

Peer Court Middle School Contacts
Whitney Franklin – Cedar Grove Middle School (910) 253-5327 Ext. 2859
Ruth Thompson – Leland Middle School (910) 253-5327 Ext. 1721
Michele Rau – Shallotte Middle School (910) 253-5327 Ext. 1531
Calie Hodgson – South Brunswick Middle School (910) 253-5327 Ext. 1623
Amber Malave – Waccamaw School (910) 253-5327 Ext. 2531
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