Clatsop Community College is hosting an Educational Talent Search – Freshman Success Academy on Monday, August 23rd, 2010.
This Academy will continue for one week ending on Friday, August 27th. Each day students will gain skills and confidence through academic classes, team building activities, field trips to area high schools and the program will culminate with a local field trip on Friday. This federally funded educational outreach program seeks to motivate and support students through academic achievement with an emphasis on entering and completing post-secondary education. The Educational Talent Search serves 600 students in area middle schools and high schools throughout the county.
Educational Talent Search has been a successful grant program hosted through Clatsop Community College for 19 years. Each year, the program recruits about 250 students throughout Clatsop County. If you are interested or know someone who might be interested in this college preparatory program, please contact the Educational Talent Search office at 503-338-2370 for an application.
For more information about Upward Bound, please contact Jon Graves at 503-325-2459 or Robert McClelland at 503-325-2898.
Clatsop Community College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.