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Free Visual, Media and Performing Arts Classes for the Fall

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If you have a student that has a creative streak, you’ll want ot sign them up for weekend classes at Inner-City Arts in Downtown Los Angeles. On August 26, 2017, they will hold an open house and registration. Get there early because many classes fill up quickly. First come, first served. Limited Space. Tuition is…

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HBCU Homecoming College Tour Scholarship

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Do you have a student who’s interested in attending an HBCU? Choosing a college can be daunting and visiting the campus is a great way to see if it will be a good fit, but maybe you don’t have to jet set all over the country. Stepping in the Right Direction offers tours to a…

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Homework Club Registration is Open at West Angeles Church

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Will your student need a little extra help with homework in the evenings? If so, West Angeles’ Homework Club is a great low-cost solution. Students in grades 6- 12 can come get help in a variety of subjects including Trigonometry, Biology, Spanish and more.  The Homework Club is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5:30 – 8:30.…

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Free Workshop for College Bound High School Students

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Hate to say it but summer’s halfway over for LA students and it’s time to start thinking ahead. Here’s a great workshop to help them get ready for the upcoming college application process. On July 31 from 7 – 8 pm, College Application Training will host a free workshop at the Joslyn Community Center in…

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Join youThink on a College Tour Occidental College

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youThink’s looking for high school students to join them on a college tour of Occidental College on July 19th. The trip is free and includes transportation and food – can’t beat that! A small liberal arts college, Occidental College – also known as Oxy – is located in the Eagle Rock neighborhood of Los Angeles. To…

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AP Test Scores Release Schedule

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      It’s almost that time! If your student took AP exams this past May the score(s) will be available on a rolling basis based on geographical location. Where You’ll Be Access Begins (note your time zone) Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island,…

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Free Community College for LA High School Grads

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If you’re looking for ways to cut down on college tuition, students attending a year or two of community college is a great way to do it. Especially with The Los Angeles College Promise. The program provides one year of free tuition to all full-time students graduating from LAUSD and charter high schools beginning with seniors graduating in…

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Learn the Ropes at Ryman Arts Application Day

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Ryman Arts provides college level studio art classes to high school students, free of charge. They offer classes on Saturdays at Cal State Fullerton and Sundays at Otis College of Art and Design. Herbert Ryman was a Disney animator, and there are special links to Disney animation and some great college prep through this program. If your…

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MOCA Offers Paid Internship for High School Students

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The MOCA teen program brings high school juniors and seniors behind the scenes to learn about the museum, contemporary art, artists, and other creative careers. The program is an academic-year-long, paid position teaching teens about the work of the museum by directly involving them in it. This diverse group meets at MOCA on Thursday nights and…

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youThink Looking for Student Ambassadors

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  youTHink’s Student Ambassador Program (SAP) is a year-long leadership development, creative learning, and community involvement program from August 2017 to June 2018. The program includes two meetings per month, an overnight retreat, as well as after school and weekend events that youTHink offers for middle and high school students throughout the school year, where Ambassadors will be peer leaders. The…

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