Middle School Student Feedback

Thank You Letters From Hawthorn Middle School Students.

Matt Wilhelm performed at Hawthorn Middle School North in Vernon Hills, Illinois. The entire student body of about 600 students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grade attended the assembly. Here are some highlights and take aways from the students. “Your speech was very inspiring to my friends and I. After you visited our school we…

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Newspaper Covers Matt Wilhelm’s Show

Kids cheering at Matt Wilhelm's anti-bullying school assembly in Lannon, WI.

Northwest Now (a division of USA Today) came out to Lannon Elementary School on January 25th 2017 to cover Matt Wilhelm’s anti-bullying school assembly program. Fourth-grade teacher Marianne Baker said she was amazed Wilhelm was able to keep 330 kids captivated for so long. “I absolutely loved his message,” Baker said. “It was a great visual presentation for what…

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Holland Sentinel Newspaper Article

Matt Wilhelm speaking at Cityside Middle School.

The Holland Sentinel came out to Cityside Middle School in Holland, Michigan to cover Matt Wilhelm’s anti-bullying program. On Tuesday November 15th Matt performed at Creekside Middle School, Cityside Middle School, and Holland Christian Middle School. Matt shared his story with middle school students and encouraged them to stand up for others and “Be somebody’s…

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School Assemblies on the First Day of School

Matt Wilhelm teaching a trick to a Jr. High student.

Matt Wilhelm performed on the first day of school at Elmwood Elementary and Hester Jr. High.  Students were wowed by the tricks and heard Matt Wilhelm’s anti-bullying message loud and clear. Matt’s message at Elmwood Elementary centered on perseverance, resilience, kindness, and respect. At Hester Jr. High Matt focused on the same themes and tied…

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Middle School Thank You Notes

All 85 thank you notes from sixth grade students at Paw Paw Middle School.

Matt received 85 thank you notes in the mail from the 6th-grade at Paw Paw Middle School. The students saw Matt Wilhelm’s anti-bullying school assembly on March 30th. Judging from the content of the thank you cards, they all heard the message loud and clear. Below are some excerpts: “I loved how you taught us…

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Anti-Bullying Assembly at Nelson School

Matt Wilhelm riding the bike upside down

Matt Wilhelm brought his awesome BMX moves and important messages of kindness, bullying, and tenacity to Nelson School. Students in kindergarten through sixth grade listened to Matt’s message as they watched his tricks. [blockquote quote=”My students all made wonderful reflections about the performance, what was interesting was the message stuck with them much more!!! They…

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Anti-Bullying School Assembly in Vernon Hills

Matt Wilhelm’s school assembly program was held at Hawthorn North Elementary school in Vernon Hills, IL. The students learned how to stand up for one another and be everyday heroes. “Matt Wilhelm visited Elementary North and performed BMX bike tricks while sharing a powerful message about perseverance, character, and bullying. The assembly was entertaining and…

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School Assembly at Erie Elementary

Matt Wilhelm Riding at Erie Elementary School.

Students at Erie Elementary School in Erie, Illinois got see Matt Wilhelm’s school assembly program. The anti-bullying school assembly took place on Wednesday February 17th. Students from Kindergarten through fourth grade were in attendance. They got to see his BMX stunts and hear his inspiring story. After the assembly many teachers said this was the…

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Bethany Lutheran School – Naperville Matt Wilhelm Show

Matt Wilhelm teaching a student a trick during the show at Bethany Lutheran School in Naperville.

BMX bike champion Matt Wilhelm comes to Bethany Lutheran School with his array of bike stunts and a clear anti-bullying message. By: Linda Fox / Naperville Patch Bethany Lutheran School kicked off Lutheran Schools Week 2016 with an inspirational assembly by Naperville’s own Matt Wilhelm. Matt has performed his BMX bike stunts and tricks on…

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Anti-Bullying School Assembly in Naperville, IL

Matt Wilhelm shared his message of perseverance and standing up for others at Ellsworth Elementary in Naperville, Illinois.  Students were captivated by some of his signature tricks and inspired by his message. [blockquote quote=”Matt Wilhelm entertained us with tricks, inspiring messages of perseverance, respect, and being proud of yourself.” source=”Julie McCarty – 4th Grade Teacher”]…

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