• #BePresent - A Community/School Partnership

  • "Every Child You Pass in the Hall Has a Story That Needs to Be Heard. Maybe You Are the One to Hear It."

    - Bethany Hill

  • BePresent Overview


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    Expectations & Guidelines

Expectations & Guidelines while mentoring/volunteering

  • GroupAnne Arundel County Public Schools depends on mentors and volunteers and values their contributions. Your willingness to serve the students and staff of the district is greatly appreciated! All mentoring/ volunteering relationships established through AACPS must take place with students on the school campus during school hours or at other authorized school activities only.

    • Sign in and wear a name tag on school grounds at all times.
    • Be sure your attire is neat, clean, comfortable and appropriate for the school setting.
    • Share concerns regarding students with the school staff only.
    • Turn your cell phone to vibrate while you are in the building and make personal calls or texts while performing your duties only in emergency situations.
    • Be prompt and reliable.
    • No smoking or tobacco is allowed on any AACPS property.
    • No weapons allowed.
    • No drugs or alcohol allowed.