announcement

Michael P. Metcalf Memorial Fund and Christine T. Grinavic Adventurer’s Fund for college students

The Rhode Island Foundation is now accepting applications for the Michael P. Metcalf Memorial Fund and Christine T. Grinavic Adventurer’s Fund.

Do you have previous high school students who are pursuing an experience to broaden 
their perspective and enhance personal growth?

The Michael P. Metcalf Memorial Fund and Christine T. Grinavic Adventurer’s Fund provides grants to college students to subsidize these experiences. This may include travel in this country and abroad and a variety of internship and public service programs.

Please forward this Request for Applications to current college students who you believe can benefit from this unique opportunity.

Applications will be accepted from students who have been legal residents of Rhode Island. Plans must include a well-defined program and demonstrate clear purpose.

Deadline for application submission is January 12, 2018. Please click here to apply.

Navigating the College Search Process for Students with Learning Differences, AD/HD & Executive Function Challenges:

Navigating the College Search Process for Students with Learning Differences, AD/HD & Executive Function Challenges: 
A Workshop for High School Students and Their Families

Please join us for an informative presentation 
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
  7:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.

Curry College
1071 Blue Hill Avenue 
Milton, MA 
 FeaturingPaula Cocce
Program for Advancement of Learning
Curry College

Lori Lubeski
Program for Advancement of Learning
Curry College

Optional Dinner with members of the Curry College Community at 5:30pm                                                                                     For more information, or to register for this event, please contact  Michelle Bracken, Associate Director of Admission mbracken [at] curry [dot] edu or (617) 333-2106
Space is limited! 

NSHS Summer School 2017

North Smithfield High School will be offering a FREE summer school for students who need credit recovery in English, Math, Science, and or Social Studies.  Report cards, Transcripts, and summer school agreement forms have been mailed home to those eligible for this program.  
  
Students can complete the majority of their credit recovery virtually through a school provided online curriculum offered free of charge. The online curriculum includes additional tutorials and supports to facilitate student understanding of the subject content.  Students can meet with a teacher for “check-ins” and assistance at NSHS on these dates:

 

Tuesday to Thursday     Wednesday Night

July 11-13 (NSHS 9-12)

     July 12 (6-8PM, testing only)

July 18-20 (NSHS 9-12)

     July 19 (6-8PM, testing only)

July 25-27 (NSHS 9-12)

     July 26 (6-8PM, testing only)

 

     Aug 02 (6-8PM, testing only)

 

Mandatory Student/Parent Orientation/Registration on June 28th at 10 AM in NSHS Auditorium.

Parents of Teen Drivers-Teen Driving Event this summer

 

PARENTS OF TEEN DRIVERS – A hands-on advanced driving course is coming to Seekonk Speedway. Teens will learn emergency braking techniques, how to scan for trouble and eliminate distractions. Join Ford Driving Skills for Life’s Summer Tour on July 26-27. There is no-cost to attend this event, but space is limited and you must register in advance. bit.ly/DSFL_Seekonk


Join Ford Driving Skills for Life at Seekonk Speedway for advanced drivers training for teens. Training will help teens improve their skills in hazard recognition, vehicle handling, speed and space management, braking and stopping distances, reaction time and how to avoid the dangers of distracted and impaired driving.  This course is intended for teens to learn these skills in a safe environment with professional instructors sitting right next to them. There is no-cost to attend this event.  Space is limited, so register today for July 26 or 27. bit.ly/DSFL_Seekonk

 

Scholarship for College students

The Rhode Island Foundation is now accepting applications for the Michael P. Metcalf Memorial Fund and Christine T. Grinavic Adventurer’s Fund.

The Michael P. Metcalf Memorial Fund and Christine T. Grinavic Adventurer’s Fund provides grants to college students to subsidize these experiences. This may include travel in this country and abroad and a variety of internship and public service programs.

Please forward this Request for Applications to current college students who you believe can benefit from this unique opportunity.

Applications will be accepted from students who have been legal residents of Rhode Island. Plans must include a well-defined program and demonstrate clear purpose.

Deadline for application submission is January 12, 2018.

 

Apply here

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