Steps for Success Saturday: Leto High School 11/6/2010
Saturday, November 6, 2010 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
« Steps for Success Saturdays (S4S): A full day of hands-on specialized instruction, S4S offer a range of college preparation workshops for middle and high school students and their parents. This unique approach utilizes community volunteers as college prep coaches and has a customized track of concurrent workshops for students in each grade level with parent workshops in Spanish. The curriculum covers intensive how-to instruction on taking the SAT or ACT; information on the financial aid process; assistance writing a personal statement (essay) for college applications and scholarships; and guidance finding a college well-suited to the student’s educational background and interests.
« Steps for Success Saturdays (S4S): Se dedica un día completo a la instrucción práctica y especializada. Con el programa Steps for Success Saturdays se ofrece a los alumnos de high school y sus padres una serie de talleres de preparación para la universidad. Se brindan indicaciones prácticas y exhaustivas sobre los exámenes SAT® o ACT®; informes sobre la ayuda financiera; consejos para escribir una composición con la que se pueda solicitar el ingreso a la universidad o una beca para los estudios superiores; así como orientaciones para buscar una universidad que sea adecuada para la formación y los intereses del alumno.
This event is sponsored by / Este evento sera patrocinado por:
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Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund believes that the country prospers when all Americans have access to the opportunities a college education can afford. As the nation’s leading Hispanic higher education fund, HSF works to address the financial and cultural barriers that keep many Latinos from earning a college degree. HSF has awarded over $335 million in scholarships over the past 36 years and has supported a broad range of outreach and education programs to help students and their families navigate collegiate life, from gaining admission and securing financial aid to finding employment after graduation. HSF envisions a future where every Latino household will have at least one college graduate, creating an enduring impact on the college outlook of Latino families nationwide, and strengthening the American economy for generations to come.
For more information, go to: www.HSF.net.