Crosby Senior Newsletter

CLASS OF 2019 - December

Reminders

  • Dec 8: ACT Test Date
  • Dec 10: RCCC Academy: Pathway to RCCC
  • Dec 21: RSSS Winter Break
  • Dec 25: Crosby Scholars Office Closed
  • Jan 1: Crosby Scholars Office Closed
  • Jan 31st: Deadline for Community Service Form

Senior Crosby Requirements

Now is the time to check your portal to see if you have met the requirements or are on track for completion.


  • You must complete and turn in your community service form
  • You must attend 2 Academies
  • You must attend a college fair/career fair or visit 4 college campuses

In addition, you need to complete your monthly Senior Advisor meeting

as well to stay on track. Check your portal to verify your information is correct!

Online Senior Academy - CFNC Financial Basics

Crosby Scholars is offering an online, self-paced Academy opportunity for Seniors through CFNC's Financial Basics for High School and Beyond. We believe that the concepts presented in these modules can help you develop the sound financial habits that are critical in college and your future. This online opportunity will allow you to earn one academy credit toward fulfilling your Senior requirement of participating in 2 Academies.


You must complete a minimum of 6 modules with a grade of 80% or better on each, by February 1, 2019 in order to receive credit for this online Academy.


TO ACCESS THE COURSE

  1. Go to https://basics.financialliteracy101.org/

  2. In the classroom code box, for Crosby Scholars Rowan enter: 6633A7

  3. Complete a minimum of 6 courses with a score of 80% or better
  4. SUBMIT YOUR SCORES to seniors@crosbyscholarsrowan.org

Crosby Scholars Scholarships!

Our scholarships are available only to Crosby Scholars who are current and in good standing with their requirements. Seniors must have turned in community service form, completed 2 academies and met the college fair/career fair or college campus visits.


The scholarships will open on February 1st and will close on March 15th. A full description will be sent out in January listing the requirements and criteria for each one.


Rowan Cabarrus Community College scholarships are available now- apply here. The deadline is March 29th.


Until then, here are some resources to assist you in your scholarship search!


http://www.college-scholarships.com/free-scholarship-searches/

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

http://www.cfnc.org/paying/schol/info_schol.jsp

May your days be merry and bright! - Bing Crosby