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Education Division

Academic Sports Academy and Hedgepeth/Williams School - K-8 (Trenton, NJ)

Bonner Scholars at this site help staff the after-school program – teaching classes, helping students complete their homework, organizing community service projects, creating art programs–and more. Website:

Isles YouthBuild - High School (Trenton, NJ)

Isles Youthbuild provides an alternative education and youth development experience to 18-25 year old residents, most of whom were previously out of school. Located near the Battle Monument and the Henry J. Austin Health Clinic, YouthBuild offers high school classes, GED classes, life-skills sessions, personal counseling, construction skills training and much more.

Trenton Central High School – High School (Trenton, NJ)

A team of Bonner Scholars are placed on TCHS  and engage in tutoring and mentoring activities. In addition, they mobilize other volunteers and TCNJ professors to help TCHS students succeed in their academic and personal lives. Website:

Youth Development Institute at Hedgepeth/Williams School – K-8 (Trenton, NJ)

During the Fall semester, Bonner Scholars run the Youth Development Institute. The program includes the participation of TCNJ students and professors. Bonner Scholars also develop life-skills workshops that are taught through sports, such as Hoops Skills and Track Academics. And finally, Bonner Scholars host 6th grade students monthly at the College in reading and writing enrichment projects. Website: