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NEWS FOR PARENTS

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LCSD1 to offer tutoring sessions at East, Central and South high schools during winter break


Seventh- through 12th-grade Laramie County School District 1 students will have a chance to catch up on school work before the end of semester. Free tutoring sessions will be available during winter break at Central, East and South high schools. Regardless of attendance area, students may attend sessions at any of the schools

Central High, 5500 Education Drive

The Chief Morning Star Academy will be open from 8–11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 27 and Thursday, Dec. 28. (Lunch is not provided.) Any secondary school student wishing to complete make-up assignments, including tests and/or assessments, is welcome. Certified English, math, science and social studies teachers will be available to assist with specific content areas. Students should enter through the north doors.

East High, 2800 E. Pershing Blvd., Cafeteria and Room 347

Tutoring will be offered for any secondary student from 9–noon, Thursday, Dec. 21, Friday, Dec. 22, and Wednesday, Dec. 27, Thursday, Dec. 28 and Friday, Dec. 29. Sessions will be held in the cafeteria and the TBird Academy, Room 347. Students should enter and leave the building through the front doors and are required to bring their own work and textbooks to the sessions. English, math and science tutors will be available. Students may attend to work on any subject.

South High, 1213 W. Allison Road

From 9 a.m.–noon, Thursday, Dec. 28 and Friday, Dec. 29, in the library tutoring will be provided in all core areas.

COLLEGE AND CAREER PLANNING

6 months ago


Hathaway Scholarships


The State of Wyoming provides Hathaway Merit and Needs-based Scholarships to Wyoming students attending the University of Wyoming and Wyoming Community Colleges. Every student who meets the merit requirements can earn a Hathaway Merit Scholarship. Contact your school counselor for more information.

Or, please CLICK THIS LINK for more information about Hathaway Scholarships from the Wyoming Department of Education.

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Other College Resources, Scholarship Info & Financial Aid Info


www.fafsa.ed.gov
U.S. Department of Education free application for federal Student aid web site.

www.studentaid.ed.gov
U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid web site. This website is for students, parents and counselors who are interested in finding student aid for perspective college bound students.

www.collegeboard.com
Understand all of your options when it comes to paying for college including information about college costs,scholarships, financial aid applications, education loans, and college financing.

www.salliemae.com
The nation’s leading provider of student loans, helping millions of Americans achieve the dream of a higher education.

www.military.com (click on ‘Education’)
Find millions of dollars in scholarships and grants exclusively for the military community by clicking on the Education tab and choosing find scholarships.


Career Readiness

A career is all the productive work, paid and unpaid, performed throughout a person's lifetime. Career Education provides students with opportunities to learn about their interests, to become aware and appreciate a range of careers, and to develop decision-making, job-seeking, and job-keeping skills.

Explore the links below to help make informed career choices.

Tips for Writing a Cover Letter
Resource maintained by The Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Lifeworks
Explore health and medical science careers in this Web site developed by the National Institute of Health. Read interviews by health professionals or browse the 100+ career database.

Career Onestop
Excellent web site for students, parents, and career advisors offering tools for career exploration.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Nationally recognized source of career information. What workers do on the job, working conditions, job outlook, and more.

America's Career InfoNet
Find wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, employer contacts nationwide, and an extensive career resource library online.

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
Information about and practice questions for the ASVAB, a multi-aptitude test battery that allows students to identify different abilities.


NCAA Eligibility Center

If you want to play NCAA sports at a Division I or II school, you need to register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. Please CLICK HERE to visit the NCAA Eligibility Center.