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.
http://www.cvent.com/Surveys/Welcome.aspx?s=c002a1c9-fce8-4181-a3f3-b13ad75ede44

Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Senior Bulletin


 
SENIOR NEWSLETTER/BULLETIN #4

GENERAL INFORMATION

1.     THE NEXT ACT DEADLINE IS NOV 7 FOR THE DECEMBER TEST. Get your fee waiver from your counselor!

2.     FREE ACT PRACTICE:  www.number2.com

3.     ACT Prep Course!!  9-week course from Oct 14 – Dec 9, 6-8:00 pm. $155 including supper and snack. Held at EMU Detroit Campus, 7800 W.Outer Dr., 3rd floor, Henry Ford Medical Center. 313-874-5820.

4.     Make sure you have completed Mrs. Carter’s Senior Survey!! This is MANDATORY, SENIORS!

This survey is very important for college visit invitations and scholarship opportunities! 

You may miss out on other senior activities if this survey is not completed!

5.     Remember, this bulletin is posted at eastenglishvillageprepacademy.blogspot.com, the EEVPA Facebook page, and follow us on twitter@EEVPA. It is also emailed to all staff members!

There is no excuse for you to not be aware of important senior information!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

 

COLLEGE INFORMATION

·         COLLEGE VISIT:          Marygrove College – Monday, October 20th – 11:00 AM – Auditorium

Invitation Only!

·         COLLEGE VISIT:          Harris Stowe State University – Tuesday, October 21st – 11:00 AM – Auditorium

Invitation Only!  You do NOT want to miss THIS ONE!

·         COLLEGE FAIR AT WAYNE STATE:    Friday, Oct 24th - For invited and selected seniors only!!!       

·         ONSITE ADMISSIONS:          Michigan State University Onsite Admissions – Monday, October 27th,

8:00 – 3:00 PM – see your counselor for location of this event

·         COLLEGE VISIT:          Albion College – Tuesday, October 28th – 11:00 AM – Auditorium

Invitation Only!

·         COLLEGE VISIT:          University of Michigan-Dearborn – Thursday, October 30th – 11:00 AM – Auditorium

Invitation Only!

·         COLLEGE ONSITE:       Decision Day” at Renaissance High SchoolSaturday, November 1, 2014

Apply ahead to 5 colleges, then register for Decision Day online at www.admissions.msu.edu/decision2015.asp

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

 

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship                    


            Must apply online using the link above

.           Must be African-American senior

.           Must attend 4-year college/university

.           GPA:     Competitive (3.0 or above)

.           ACT:    21 or better

.           Must demonstrate leadership potential and dedication to community service

.           Must demonstrate financial need

.           3 Essays!          1. On Jackie Robinson               2. A pressing global issue          3. On your leadership

.           Amount:       $30,000  ($7,500 per year)

.           Deadline:      Must be received on or before February 15, 2015

                       

SENIORS, THIS IS YOUR YEAR! 2015! YOU HAVE A LOT OF WORK TO DO!! GET BUSY!!

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

Thursday, October 9, 2014


 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Acceptance, Harmony, Inclusion
Giant Step Teen Conference celebrates 30 years of helping southeast Michigan students learn to respect and understand each other. Choose the 9th and 10th graders who will benefit most from exposure to different cultures, races, schools and economic backgrounds.

See your counselor for details


Thursday, October 2, 2014





I’m First is an online community offering support, advice and encouragement to students who will be the first in their family to reach this goal.

Visit their website and share your own personal story.
http://www.imfirst.org/