Middle College: An alternative to high school education

November 21, 2017

Located at the College of San Mateo, the Middle College program is an alternative education program provided by an agreement between CSM and the San Mateo Union High School District that allows junior and senior high school students to concurrently enroll in high school and community college courses. This program gives juniors and seniors the opportunity to finish their high school graduation credits, obtain college credit, and also have a college oriented experience as a high school student.


Reluctant to leave Neverland

December 14, 2015

Growing up is a scary prospect: High schoolers, in particular, must learn to be more independent and prepare themselves for college or life after school while also straddling the line between childhood and adulthood. Peter Pan Syndrome, named after the ageless fictional boy, is a common teenage phenomenon characterized by the reluctance to leave the comfort of cartoons or stuffed animals.