Presentation on theme: "Southern New Hampshire University High School Partnership"— Presentation transcript:
1 Southern New Hampshire University High School Partnership
2 Making College Attendance Our GoalMaking College Attendancea Reality for Everyone
3 Reasons Why Students May Think College is an Unreachable Goal Just Not Smart Enough!Not Interested in School!Don’t Understand the Application ProcessDon’t Have Enough MoneyThe SAT's are Too HardDo I Have What it Takes?My Parents Never Went, so Why Should I?
4 How are the Students Recommended? School Guidance StaffHigh School TeachersMentorsFriendsFamilySummerbridge / Webster House etc
5 What Does the Program Offer? Summer Academic Enrichment ProgramTutoring / College MentorsCommunity InvolvementWeekly Student MeetingsMonthly Parents MeetingsMeet Other Students from Other Schools
6 The Summer Program Sophomores Junior Achievement Juniors SAT - Preparation ProgramJuniors and SeniorsOption of Taking an IntroductoryCollege Level Course
7 Community Involvement Volunteering-Red Cross, Lions Club, Soup Kitchen, Boys and Girls Club, Adopt A Block, Site of personal choice.
8 What Should Students Do? Attend School Everyday!Follow Partnership ScheduleAttend Weekly MeetingsParticipate in Summer ProgramGet Involved with Community ServiceWork Less Than 20 Hours/Week!Communicate With Us!!!!Cell-phone, , Visit With Us!!!!
9 Expectations from the Parents Communicate with Partnership StaffAsk Child What is HappeningAttend Monthly Parent Meeting
10 What Can Students Expect in Return? Junior Achievement/ SAT Prep / College Course /Career ExplorationDevelop Your Scholarship ResumeHigh School / College Time LinesAssistance with Financial Aid / College ApplicationsSNHU Scholarship - If Attending SNHU
11 Program Results 341 Students Have Completed the Program 89 Students are Currently Involved99% of Students Have Graduated High School or Completed their GED83% of Students Begin College in the First YearWell Over 15,771 Hours of Community Service Have Been Completed$38,767 in Scholarships Awarded for