The BRACKfast Club

Brack College & Career Readiness Hub

Welcome!

We are the Brack Hub Team! We want to support you on your post graduation plans! Whether you are enrolling into a College or University, entering into a trade certification program, or joining our U.S. Armed Forces we are here to assist you!

Check out our "Brackfast Club" page to stay up-to-date on the latest in college & career pathways/opportunities and give us a "Like" above if you enjoy our page!!


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Meet With Your College Bound Advisors

Our Brack Hub Team is here to assist you!


Daily Hub Zoom Office Hours

Monday thru Friday

11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

https://saisd.zoom.us/j/96506322197?pwd=MjMrRmJzaGVQeEZTS0hGTHd6SWhrZz09

Meeting ID: 965 0632 2197

Passcode: 711980

IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS

Twilight School

Need an opportunity to recover credit, repair grades, earn seat time, as well as practice for EOC or TSI? Join us for Twilight School!


Twilight School begins November 4th, 2020

When: Monday-Thursday

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Where: Go Center

Dinner provided

MUST WEAR MASK & BRING PERSONAL LAPTOP!!


You MUST sign up using the QR Code below and complete the attached form. Be sure to use your SAISD student e-mail to log in.


***NOTE: Only students who complete the sign up sheet will be admitted*****

ASVAB Test Sign Up Here

The ASVAB test will be conducted on November 17, 2020, from 9:00am to 12:30pm, in a face-to-face setting; in the JROTC classroom or in a designated area on campus. The ASVAB is a paper and pencil test provided by the Armed Services at no cost.

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Hi! My name is Ms. Lori Reyes, Director of UT Outreach San Antonio!


UT Outreach SA is a pre-college program in the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement at The University of Texas at Austin. Its mission is to foster a college-going culture by providing college awareness & academic readiness skills to eligible 9th-12th grade students. The program’s goals are two-fold:


  • to increase the number of high school students enrolling in college
  • to encourage and support admissible students to apply and matriculate to UT Austin


Want to learn more?

Email me at lmreyes@austin.utexas.edu


Available Monday thru Friday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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Hook 'Em!

UT Outreach Engagement Series

The series schedule will be as follows:

· UT Engagement Series - Admissions Information Session
Wednesday, September 30 at 5:00 PM

· UT Engagement Series - Financial Aid, FAFSA & Scholarships
Wednesday, October 7 at 5:00 PM

· UT Engagement Series - Q&A with Students
Wednesday, October 14 at 5:00 PM

· UT Engagement Series - Office Hours (Q&A with Admissions)
Wednesday, October 21 at 5:00 PM

· UT Engagement Series - Honors Programs & Honors Application
Wednesday, October 28 at 5:00 PM

· UT Engagement Series - Student Organizations & Study Abroad
Wednesday, November 11 at 5:00 PM

· UT Engagement Series - Office Hours (Q&A with Admissions)
Wednesday, November 18 at 5:00 PM

UT Outreach Application

Sign up today by filling out this application!

UT Outreach - San Antonio

Want to know more about UT Outreach San Antonio? CLICK HERE

Meet With Your UT Outreach Advisor

Want to schedule a meeting with me? Click on this link and let's chat!

Trinity Advisor - Americorps

Hi, my name is Mrs. Montaño, Brackenridge Trinity Advisor!

Trinity University College Advising Corps aims to increase the number of low-income, first-generation, and underrepresented students entering and completing higher education. By placing recent Trinity graduates as college advisers in local San Antonio-area high schools, advisers work full-time with high school students and assist them with planning their college searches, completing college admissions and financial aid applications, and enrolling at schools that will serve them well.


Want to learn more?

Email me at alupton@trinity.edu


I am available Monday thru Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Let's soar Eagles!!

Trinity Advisor - Google Classroom

Be sure to join my Google Classroom to stay up-to-date on all your college readiness goals!

Meet With Your Trinity Advisor

Want to schedule a meeting with me? Click on this link and let's chat!

Khan Academy

Want to get some extra tutoring? Need some test prep for ACT or SAT? Log into Khan Academy and be sure to ADD ME as a teacher at alupton@trinity.edu !! Happy Learning!

College Board

College Board is a mission-driven organization representing over 6000 of the world's leading colleges, schools, and other educational organizations.

Brack Hub Quick Links

Schoolinks

Eagles! It's time to start your college search! Check out our new college planning platform where you can learn about colleges around the nation!

Brack Hub Canvas - Class of 2021

For more resources check out our Brack Hub Canvas - Class of 2021

Sure Score

Achieving a higher score on the ACT, SAT, or TSI just got easier! Check out the link below and sign up today for FREE TEST PREP! Use your Brack student email to access an account today!

Take A Virtual Tour of Your Dream School!

People often say, "seeing is believing!" Well, now you have the opportunity to see your dream colleges and universities in the palm of your hand via smartphone! Check out this website and take a virtual tour of your campus-to-be! Happy Sightseeing!

Financial Aid

FAFSA Overview

FAFSA Days

Eagles!

FAFSA opens officially on October 1st, 2020!! Now is the time to begin preparing to file!

Here is what you will need:

Student SSN

Student 2019 Tax Return/W-2 Form

(If student worked in 2019 & Filed)

Parent 2019 Tax Return/W-2 Form

Parent SSN


FAFSA Video - En Espanol

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8P2acR9VHc

Introduction to the TASFA

What is TASFA?

If you are a foreign student or non-citizen, you may be eligible to be classified as a Texas resident for tuition purposes. If so, you may also be eligible to receive state financial aid.


How to complete TASFA - En Espanol

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61mLD9qIfng

SAEP Scholarship Application

Complete your SAEP Application TODAY!

Road to Success Advising with Ms. Rodriguez

Click on the link to request a virtual advising session with Ms. Rodriguez

Future Workshops

Register for workshop HERE! Remember you need to complete 3 workshops to be eligible for the scholarship!

SAT & ACT Practice Testing (Virtual)

Fall 2020 Online SAT/ACT Practice Test Calendar Register today!

Cost of Attendance: Paying Less for College | The Princeton Review

Paying Less for College

Our friends at the Princeton Review have some great advice on how you can pay less for college next year! Check it out!


For Tuition Guarantee Programs (Colleges that offer FREE TUITION)

Grab the link below and paste in a new tab to review if you qualify!!!


file:///C:/Users/llopez5/Downloads/Tuition%20Guarantee%20Programs%20(1).pdf

November Scholarships

Dell Scholarship

You could be one click away from receiving $20,000!!

Criteria for eligibility:

  • Participating in a Michael & Susan Dell Foundation approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12
  • Graduating from an accredited high school this academic year
  • Earning a minimum of a 2.4 GPA
  • Demonstrated need for financial assistance
  • Eligible to receive a federal Pell grant in first year of college
  • Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school

Click Here to Apply!

Application Deadline is December 1st!!

The San Antonio Area Foundation Scholarship

Opens Mid- October & Closes At The End Of January

The application processes for each San Antonio Area Foundation scholarship falls under three different types of categories and totals to more than 100 scholarships!

Eligibility requirements vary so be sure to click on Individual Applications and create an account before applying to each scholarship!


Click Here for Application and Deets!

Baumberger Scholarship

Opens On December 1st & Closes On February 15th

To be eligible an applicant must:

1. be a graduating senior (Class of 2021) of an accredited (TEA) high school within Bexar County,Texas.
2. have resided in Texas for at least ten (10) years by August 1, 2021.
3. achieve a minimum total score of 1080 on the SAT using the Evidence-based Reading/Writing and Math scores only, or composite of 22 on the ACT.
4. rank in the upper one-half of high school graduating class.
5. be unable to attend college without financial assistance.
6. plan to attend a state-supported or non-denominational college or university within the State of Texas.
7. be of good character.


Click Here for Application & Deets!

Scholarships.com

Create a profile and start your search for scholarships today!

Fastweb.com

Create a profile and search for scholarships today!

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