the

experience

of a lifetime

 

we are

an innovative high school transition program focused on building

connectivity, comfort, & community.

See our experience     

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Connectivity

Students who feel more connected to their teachers and peers demonstrate better attendance and lower rates of dropout.

Journal of School Psychology (2017) Volume 61

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comfort

A single life course transition has the potential to shape long-term life course trajectories.

American Sociology Association (2018) Volume 91

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community

Students with a strong sense-of-community are more likely to participate in prosocial behaviors.

Cantillion, Davidson, & Schweitzer (2003)

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Mayoral

Proclamation

The Mayor and City Council of Gaithersburg, Maryland have officially proclaimed May 1st as  

TROJAN EXPERIENCE DAY

in the City of Gaithersburg.

What Our Students Say

I made a lot of new friends and that is truly priceless.

Experience Participant

I will try my best in high school since I know there are people who care about my education.

Experience Participant

It helped me learn how the school works and where to go if I have trouble.

Experience Participant

on the rise

On average, participants earn 77% more volunteer hours than their peers and are half as likely to be referred for administrative discipline.

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Regular School Attendance

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

ANNA

Anna (TE'22) was named a finalist for the MoCo's Got Talent competition!  This annual competition is open to over 105,000 students in MCPS middle and high schools.

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

MICHAEL

Michael (TE'21) was recently elected as president of the BROTHERS!  This service-driven student-group has been changing lives for over 35 years and has over 2,350 alumni.

contact us

We know that you may have lots of questions.  We're here to help.

Office Line

301.284.4626

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The Trojan Experience is an initiative of the Jim and Carol Trawick Foundation.