Student Support Services

James M. Bennett Student Advisor : Mr. Jesse Serig
Contact : 410 677-5125  or

Conflict Resolution

Students who may be experiencing conflict with another student or staff member may meet with Student Advisor Mr. Jesse Serig in room B133. Mr. Serig will work with students to manage and resolve conflicts in a peaceful manner.

Wicomico Mentoring Project

The Wicomico Mentoring Project matches students with mentor volunteers from local businesses, agencies, civic and faith groups. One hour per week, mentors bond one-on-one with their students, in their home school, teaming together with parents to improve academics, attendance and behaviors. For more information contact Student Advisor at James M. Bennett or WCBOE Mentoring Coordinator Mr. Mark Thompson at or 410 677-4536.

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Graduation Coach

Student Advisor Mr. Jesse Serig will provide support services to students in grades 9-12 with the goal of keeping them in school, helping them graduate on time and preparing them for life after high school.

Report Bullying

James M. Bennett High School takes allegations and incidents of bullying very seriously. Whether you are a victim, witness or family member of a victim, please see Student Advisor Mr. Jesse Serig in room B133 to report bullying.

For more information about bullying, visit:

Join the “We Will” Generation Student Movement

The “We Will” movement is a student-led bullying prevention program uniting peers to create positive inspired change.  Visit their website at

Student Service Learning

In order to earn a Maryland Public High School diploma students must perform service learning hours. The 75 hours of student service includes a preparation, action, and reflection component. Student Service Learning hours completed during middle school may count towards the 75 hour total.