Old Bridge High School Peer Leadership Program

    "Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other." ~ John F. Kennedy


    Dear Peer Leadership Applicant,


    Thank you for your interest in applying to the Old Bridge High School Peer Leadership Program.


    Visit us at https://tinyurl.com/teamobplapplication to apply online to the OBHS Peer Leadership program.

    • Application opens Monday, April 8, 2019 at 7:00 a.m.
    • Application deadline – Monday, April 29, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.
    • OBHS Juniors in good standing are eligible to apply.
    • Video component via Flipgrid (see online application for more information)
    • All applicants are required to provide the names of four teachers for recommendations. (2 teachers must be current). The Main Office will request the teacher recommendations via email.


    Acceptance Criteria:

    There are four components to the application process in which students will be graded on a 200 point scale:

    1. Teacher Recommendations (100 points – 25 points each)
    2. Attendance and Academic standing (50 points)
    3. Interview (50 points)


    Mandatory Dates:

    Monday April 8, 2019 – Peer Leadership online application opens

    Monday, April 29, 2019 – Peer Leadership online application deadline

    Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – Peer Night - 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    Monday, May 20 through Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – Peer Interviews (Invitations will be distributed)

    Saturday, September 21 through Monday, September 23, 2019 – Mandatory Peer Retreat

    Saturday, October 20, 2019 – Making Strides Breast Cancer Walk – Pt. Pleasant Boardwalk

    TBD February, 2020 – Special Olympics Polar Plunge – Pier Village Boardwalk


    If you have any additional questions, please see Mr. Brown in Room M715 or email jbrown@obps.org.


    With respect,

    Team OBPL