Monday, November 24, 2014

Free College Money

East English Village Career Center is here to assist our students with all of their college needs.  It is never too early to start planning for the next chapter in your life.  The Federal Student Aide Application will be on line the 1st of January.  Please make sure you have your correct social security number and FAFSA Pin number at your immediate disposal. 
Please take a minute to read an interesting article in the Detroit News this weekend.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Monday, November 10, 2014

Detroit Public Schools Student of the Week

East English Village senior QB Anton Curtis named PSL Proud Strong Learner of the Week.

East English Village senior quarterback Anton Curtis accounted for five touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs’ 40-21 MHSAA Division 2 district semifinal victory Saturday against Port Huron and has been named the Detroit Public School League Proud Strong Learner of the Week.
“He played like a senior quarterback should,’’ the Ville coach Rod Oden said of the 6-2, 175-pound three-year starter.
“He made good decisions with the football all game long. His senior leadership was evident on the field.”



1.     Mrs. McClure is now in Room E233!!!  See her anytime for assistance with scholarship information, ACT help, getting a PIN for financial aid, or just anything you want to ask!

2.     YOU CAN STILL REGISTER FOR THE NOV 7 ACT! The cost is a fee waiver and a $24 late fee. Bring in your $ to Mrs. McClure for processing to ACT.

3.     See this bulletin at, the EEVPA Facebook page, or follow us on twitter@EEVPA. It is also emailed to all staff members; ask any teacher to print it out!

4.     Athletes!!! Register with the NCAA at  You must have already received a fee waiver for the ACT to pay for registration.  See Ms. Mia if you have questions or concerns!!

5.     If you are working on a scholarship, you MUST collaborate with Mrs. McClure!



·         COLLEGE VISIT:                      Henry Ford College – Thursday, November 13, 2014 – 11:00 – Auditorium

Selected Seniors! Invitation Only!

·         COLLEGE TRIP:                        Black College Fair - Greater Grace Conference Center, Thursday, Nov 13 A.M.

Selected Seniors! Invitation Only!

·         HBCU COLLEGE FAIR:              Black College Fair at EEVPA – Tuesday, November 18th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

·         COLLEGE VISIT:                      Grand Valley State University – Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 – 11:00

Invitation Only!

·         COLLEGE TRIP:                        Grand Valley State University – Thursday, December 4th, 2014

See Ms. Holsey for details!!



Detroit College Promise Scholarship

.           Check with Mrs. McClure to see if you are eligible for $$

The New Metropolitan Detroit Club Scholarship

.           Saturday, November 15, 2014 – A FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP AT 3:30 – 6:30 PM!!

        Scott Memorial United Methodist Church, 15361 Plymouth Road, Detroit, MI 48227

.           RSVP  to

.           You will get extra bonus points on the Scholarship Application to be presented to you for attending this important Financial Aid Workshop!!! See Mrs. McClure for more details or phone numbers!

Wayne State Detroit Urban Scholars Scholarship

.       Must apply to Wayne State, be accepted, and attend Detroit Urban Scholars Day

.           GPA:                 3.0                   ACT:    21 or better

.           Essays:             200 wds. for each statement -------

I am proud to be a Detroiter because… and   I show my pride in this city by giving back in the following ways…

.           2 recommendations

.           Amount:           $24,000

.           Deadline:          Must be submitted by December 15, 2014

Courage To Grow Scholarship                                 http.//

.           GPA:                 2.5 or better

.           Essay:               Why you believe you should be awarded this scholarship                     (short essay!)

.           Amount:           $500  - this is awarded monthly

.           Deadline:          Must be submitted by November 30, 2014


                                        ………………………………………………………………………………Mrs. McClure               

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Wayne State University On Site


Congratulations Class of 2015

EEVPA is getting the job done.  The following students were accepted to Wayne Sate University for the Fall 2015 academic school year:

Tremaine Dwight
Tatiana Henderson
Da'Jon Johnson
Samone Timmons
Floyd Breham
Tia Breham
China Clark
Daja Ellis
Tonshana Love
Sasha McBride
Lakinyah Shannon
Cheena Sims
Tylor Swift
We are building a legacy of educational scholars.

Monday, October 27, 2014

MLK Day Mini Grants

The Michigan Community Service Commission in partnership with various nonprofits will award mini grants for volunteer projects in recognition of National Service Day.  Projects can take place Monday, January 12, 2015 through Friday, January 23, 2015.  Please view their website for all application details.