Gabbi, a rising 6th grader at our Ponus Ridge Middle School Summer Transition Program


Describe your favorite memory at the Ponus Ridge Middle School Summer Transition Program.

“I like recess because you can play with anyone you want and you can play whatever game you want.”

Who is your role model?

“My older cousin. I play baseball with him sometimes and he helps me practice.”

What do you want to be when you grow up?

“I want to be an actress. It would be a really fun job to be able to play many different roles and see how things work behind the scenes.”

What is your biggest dream?

“I want to go indoor skydiving.”

Describe an accomplishment that you’re proud of.

“I’m really into cooking, and I’m proud of the first time I baked. I made brownies.”

How has this program helped you prepare for middle school?

“I’ve gotten used to transitioning between different classes.”

What’s the most important lesson that you’ve learned at this program?

“To be prepared for class.”

How would you describe this program to someone who doesn’t know what it is?

“It’s basically middle school in the summer.”