Presentation on theme: "Open Enrollment Natchez Early College Academy 2015-2016 Curriculum Fair."— Presentation transcript:
Open Enrollment Natchez Early College Academy Curriculum Fair
Natchez Early College Academy What is NECA? The opportunity to receive a high school diploma and up to 28 college credit Mixture of high school and college classes Fewer high school classes because some of the college classes replace the high school classes (dual credit and/or enrollment) Benefits Save money on college tuition Earn a degree sooner Opportunity to enter workforce sooner Increase chances of success in college Access to college resources, facilities and services
NECA Requirements & Eligibility High school students Legal residents of Adams County First 50 completed and qualifying applications of current 8 th grade students will be considered. Current 9 th and 10 th graders may apply, and as slots become available those students will be notified.
NECA: Course of Study Year 1 9 th Grade Year 2 10 th Grade Years 3 and 4 11 th & 12 th Grade May include: First Semester Eng I (yearlong) Biology I MS Studies/Geography SREB Math/Algebra I ACT Prep English II Physical Science Chemistry World History Algebra II Trigonometry English Composition I (Required) English Composition II AP English General Biology I/Lab General Biology II/Lab College Algebra US History Fine Arts Elective Oral Communication Human Anatomy & Physiology / Lab Sociology Afro-American Literature Social Science Elective World Civilization Psychology Statistics Second Semester English I Chemistry PE/Hlth Algebra I College Portfolio Advance Seminar English II Chemistry AP Biology World History Geometry Advance Algebra Continue College Portfolio Research Paper
What students are saying about NECA … NECA has a great support system (teachers, principal, etc.) to help with work and personal things. – April B. NECA is helping me to construct a productive way of learning and preparing for a better future. I also like the block classes because we are able to generate more and be more academically successful. – Niyahna D. NECA will help me prepare for the future that I am looking forward to living. – Jaylyn C. NECA teachers are committed to their jobs and are fun as well. They make me feel at home. I love the block schedules…When we graduate from high school we will have a high school diploma and we will have started on college courses. Just being in NECA makes me feel like a scholar. – Madison P.
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Thank You! For more information: Call Kesha Campbell, Principal To register call: Angela Reynolds, Counselor Dr. Frederick Hill, Superintendent Dr. Tanisha Smith, Deputy Superintendent