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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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Free Visual and Performing Arts College Fair on April 22

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Save the date for the College & Career Fair for the Arts on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10am – 5pm at the Music Center Annex, 601 W. Temple Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 there will be a visual and performing arts college fair. More than 30 colleges, universities, and organizations will be attending. Students will be able to…

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YouThink Offers Free Transportation for Cal State Fullerton College Tour

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If your college bound student is interested in learning more about California State Universities (CSU’s) have them join YouThink on April 12, 2017 for a college visit to California State University, Fullerton. Tour the university and explore what it has to offer. It’s a free trip and there will be food and transportation! Students can register…

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LA Public Library Offers for Free Test Prep

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Don’t sleep on the public library! They have a ton of free programs for teens including the practice tests for ACT and SAT as well as SAT preparation sessions. Your student will need to call the library hosting the event in order to RSVP. Practice Tests: ACT Practice Test The ACT is widely accepted by…

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