Summer Youth applications available now - deadline April 25, 2014
Applications for SYEP 2014 are now available. Information and downloadable paper applications can be found at www.nyc.gov/dycd, or you can apply online here: https://application.nycsyep.com/.
Saturday School Rules... it does ;)
- Scanning starts at 8:30 AM and closes at 9:30 AM - no exceptions!
- If you are going to be late, stay home because you will not be allowed in.
- Cell phones and other electronic devices are not permitted.
- Please have program cards and IDs
Sign up now for the NYC Virtual College Fair
New York City Public Schools and CollegeWeekLive invite you to the NYC Virtual College Fair, a free online event where you can have live conversations with colleges of interest to you from around New York and the surrounding area. They’ve brought together a community of experts and top colleges from the CUNY & SUNY systems to help answer your questions about choosing the best college, getting admitted to the college of your dreams and paying for college.
Login anytime from 11AM to 7:00PM EDT on March 13, 2014 to:
- Live chat with dozens of colleges & universities, including CUNY & SUNY system schools and test optional schools.
- Watch live video presentations from experts on choosing the right college, paying for college, and more.
- Hear about financial aid & scholarship opportunities
- Bonus: Visit three school pages during the NYC Virtual College Fair and you'll be automatically entered to win $1,000 toward your tuition!
NYC College Line Launched to Support New York City Students
Through the GraduateNYC! partnership, the NYCDOE and CUNY recently launched NYC College Line
, a new web resource to provide city-specific information on the college process. This free, online community—available at NYCCollegeLine.org
—will allow students and families to get rapid responses to all of your NYC-college-related questions, from finding local programs, to admissions and application procedures, to tips on completing college successfully.
New listing highlights 100+ free summer and after-school programs
Insideschools.org just launched a new listing of free and low-cost summer and after-school programs to help families take advantage of the many extracurricular opportunities offered in the city. The listing highlights more than 100 free and low-cost programs, including 11 in math, 41 in science, 21 in art, 21 in the humanities, and 23 in academic prep. Click
Parents of non-diploma-bound students with disabilities -
Save the dates for upcoming ISS workshops
March 5, 2014 @ 10:30 AM
- Front Door Training
- After high school option
April 8, 2014
- New certificate SACC information session
- After high school options
- Presentations by YAI, BCID, STEP, ACESS-VR
- Information on Family Support Fairs
Parents of diploma-bound students with disabilities -
Save the dates for upcoming ISS workshops
February 11, 2014
March 11, 2014
- Options for students who are under-credited
- Options for students who have not met graduation requirements
All workshops will take place in Room 136 at 5:30 PM.
Higher Education and Career Information
It's never too early to start thinking about college and career! We Connect Now is a website/blog created to serve college students with disabilities. It was developed in an effort to connect and integrate college students with disabilities as a virtual community with a voice on important issues. Visit the site to find resources, links, blogs, latest news and more.
A message from the Sadie Nash Leadership Project...
Sadie Nash is excited to release Summer Institute 2014 applications!
The Sadie Nash Leadership Project promotes leadership, service, and activism among youth. Our unique programs provide a dynamic and intensive learning experience that centers on the achievements of women, the use of role models, service-based learning and independent social justice projects... Read more...
Visiting Nurse Service of New York Scholarship Opportunity
Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is offering a $1000 scholarship opportunity
to five high school seniors, one in each borough (Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island). Successful applicants will demonstrate acceptance and commitment to enroll in an accredited bachelor of science in nursing program. The scholarships will be awarded based on high school academic performance, involvement in volunteer and extracurricular activities, letters of recommendation, and short essay.
Application deadline: April 1, 2014
Scholarship will be awarded for the Fall 2014 semester.
See more at: http://www.vnsny.org/careers/students-and-new-grads/college-relations-events/vnsny-nursing-student-scholarship/
Break the Guinness World Record for the World's Largest Gospel Choir
NY Tri-State McDonald's is sponsoring an OPEN CALL to help make history by becoming a singer in the World's Largest Gospel Choir. Yes! McDonald's is challenging the community to pull together to create a 1,500 to 2,000 voice choir of all ages to break the Guinness World Record for the World's Largest Gospel Choir.
To join the McDonald's Gospel Super Choir and be a part of history go to www.McdonaldsGospelSuperChoir.com
. In order to participate, you MUST be registered. It's Quick, Easy and FREE! #McDGospelSuperChoir
For more information please call 973-643-6262.
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