College Readiness

  • Marva J. Daniel Futures Preparatory School #37

     

    Monthly College Going Activities…

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    Our philosophy is that college preparation begins in PK

     

    Summer School:

    Students will engage in learning about the college that their homeroom is named after.

     

    September:

    All students will engage in comprehensive multiple choice survey to gage their college awareness and 8th graders will engage in a monthly college/career awareness seminar

     

    October:

    College Door Decorating Contest for all homerooms PK- Grade 8

     

    November:

    Students in grades 5-8 will visit a local college.

     

    December:

    Bring in a guest speaker from a college.

     

    January:

    Students will visit other classrooms to learn about the colleges that those classrooms are named after

     

    February:

    8th Grade parents will be invited to the District’s Financial Aide Fair and 8th graders will decorate a bench (if funded)

     

    March:

    Going to have 2 college going Fridays, where the staff and students wear college gear.

     

    April:

    All students will sign a banner on their college aspirations

     

    May:

    8th graders will take an out of state trip to HBCU’s and other Colleges.

     

    June:

    Students will re-complete the college awareness survey to identify growth.