Scholarship Workshop & Game of Life

GEAR UP @ Southridge - December 4, 2015

Scholarship Workshop & Competition Next Week!

Students can come, apply and WIN!
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Upcoming Parent Night: Play the Game of College Life - DEC 10th

We will be hosting a FUN game of Life- College edition! Parents and students will apply to colleges & get financial aid- then students will attend college & experience the bumps of College Life!


December 10th - Southridge Library @ 7pm - Childcare and light refreshment provided.

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Sign up in January for FREE SAT for Juniors

GEAR UP is paying for Juniors to take the SAT ONLY ONCE on one (1) the following dates:


  • March 5th (encouraged) Register by 2/5
  • May 7th (close to Prom) Register by 4/8
  • June 4th (on graduation day) Register by 5/5


See GEAR UP to register starting in January (DO NOT REGISTER ONLINE; GEAR UP will NOT reimburse you). Parents/students are REQUIRED to sign an acknowledgment accepting payment of test fee if student does not show up - BEFORE any FEEs will be paid by GEAR UP.


Free & Reduced Lunch students MUST see their counselor to get a fee waiver.


SAT Sign-Up nights coming in January, March, and April. Parents and students to come and get signed up and learn more about the SAT and how to practice before the test dates.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR OUR UPCOMING PARENT NIGHTS:

January 14th @ 7 pm- PSAT Scores Explained

February 18th @ 7 pm- Pre-FAFSA Night: What you NEED to Know

March 17th @ 7 pm- Preparing for College Visits

April 14th @ 7 pm- Admission Panel: Ask Questions, Get Answers

About GEAR UP at Southridge

GEAR UP is a federally-funded grant program that provides support and guidance to students so they will succeed in high school and have the opportunity to go to college.