Thursday, April 28, 2016
Jenks Jr High; Girls Basketball
Name of Organization: Jenks Jr High School; Girls Basketball team
Address: 350 Division Street, Pawtucket, RI
Description of the overall mission of this organization:
The mission of Joseph Jenks Junior High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, a culturally diverse community of life-long learners, is to provide opportunities for ALL students through the academics and the arts to become effective communicators and problem solvers aspiring to the highest standards to succeed in a global economy.
Ages of youth served: 10-13
Name of Mentor: Jenna Ayala
Hours worked: (187.5, M-F, varies on specific weeks, After 3pm)
Description of your role and duties: Create practice and game schedules, practice plan, practice with the girls basketball. Coach games, assist with practices
Description of the culture of the place : Head coaches, assistant coaches, formal attire for game days , relaxed clothing
Special notes on process of getting this internship: I was very interesting in coaching and asked the head coach at the time if I could use this opportunity for experience and to genuinely help out the girls' team and of course he was happy to have me aboard for the 2015-2016 season.
What three TAGS would you use to label this internship?
Sports, teenagers, after school
Your name: Danai Porter
Your cohort: 3
Your email address if others can contact you: