Presentation on theme: "Southern New Hampshire University High School Partnership"— Presentation transcript:
1Southern New Hampshire University High School Partnership
2Making College Attendance Our GoalMaking College Attendancea Reality for Everyone
3Reasons 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?
4How are the Students Recommended? School Guidance StaffHigh School TeachersMentorsFriendsFamilySummerbridge / Webster House etc
5What Does the Program Offer? Summer Academic Enrichment ProgramTutoring / College MentorsCommunity InvolvementWeekly Student MeetingsMonthly Parents MeetingsMeet Other Students from Other Schools
6The Summer Program Sophomores Junior Achievement Juniors SAT - Preparation ProgramJuniors and SeniorsOption of Taking an IntroductoryCollege Level Course
7Community Involvement Volunteering-Red Cross, Lions Club, Soup Kitchen, Boys and Girls Club, Adopt A Block, Site of personal choice.
8What 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!!!!
9Expectations from the Parents Communicate with Partnership StaffAsk Child What is HappeningAttend Monthly Parent Meeting
10What 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
11Program 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