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Courtney Mapes of Alva volunteers as an All-State alumni mentor


August 28, 2016

Eden and Courtney Mapes show the results of their favorite activity last year. They put together a small photo album of their memories (and selfies) that they had taken over the past year and a half. Mapes said, "It was great to reflect on the different games, crafts, meals and laughs that we have shared."

Courtney Mapes completed two years as an Academic All-State alumni mentor, providing academic support and encouragement to a student in Stillwater. Mapes followed her mentee from Skyline Elementary School to Sangre Ridge Elementary.

Each All-State alumni mentor spends at least an hour a week volunteering one-to-one with an assigned elementary school student. Mapes, who has already reapplied to mentor in 2016-17, mentored Eden and hopes to continue the relationship since Eden has matriculated into fifth grade at Stillwater Middle School.

A 2014 Academic All-State Scholar, Mapes is studyin...

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