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Potsdam High School- School Code 334-610

SAT/ACT Workshop
St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES will offer the SAT/ACT Workshop to high-school juniors who plan to take the SAT and/or ACT this spring.

Classes will be held at the St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES Educational Services Center, 40 West Main St., on seven Sundays starting Feb. 28. Workshop classes are two and a half hours long.

The course includes practice for the new SAT as well as practice for the ACT. Students may choose to participate in an optional class to prepare for the essay.

Registration materials for the SAT/ACT Workshop are available at each school’s guidance office and online at http://satactworkshop.weebly.com/.

Students including home school students, should mail the registration form and fee directly to Meg Clemens before Feb. 5.

Check Scholarships Website for updated Scholarships
Sandstoners Scholarship is due January 29, 2016


Upcoming College Visits


The Yale Young Global Scholars-Singapore Program is an immersive week-long academic enrichment and skills-based practicum designed for outstanding high school students from around the world to encourage their drive, energy, vision, and potential to make a meaningful impact as young leaders. The program will feature lectures from renowned Yale and Yale-NUS faculty, as well as seminars, leadership development, and academic mentorship provided by Yale graduate and undergraduate students. Students will receive room and board for six days and experience residential life at the state-of-the-art Yale-NUS College in Singapore.

Prior to the YYGS-Singapore program, there will be an optional 2-day field trip for all participants to experience what makes Singapore one of the most influential cities in the world. From visiting the awe-inspiring Gardens By The Bay to taking a foodie's tour of Chinatown and Little India, students will also be exposed to the cultural vibrancy of this global hub.

Admission to YYGS-Singapore is competitive, and the online application is available here.
To be eligible for the full scholarship, applicants MUST meet all of the following:
• Be a citizen of the United States and currently reside in the United States;
• Have attended school in the United States for the majority of their education;
• Complete the YYGS-Singapore online application, including the financial aid portion.
Students who meet the above criteria and qualify for financial aid will automatically be considered for the scholarship. The application deadline is January 26, 2016.
More program information can be found on the YYGS-Singapore website. Thank you in advance for sharing this great opportunity!

Get ready for another summer of Duke Youth Programs!

Duke Youth Programs is a part of Duke University Continuing Studies and has provided summer academic enrichment for academically motivated youth for over 30 years. Each summer approximately 650 youth from around the nation and world, representing some 22 states and 5 different countries, attend one of our summer programs.

We are accepting applications starting TODAY for your unforgettable summer at Duke University!  We invite you to the Duke Summer College for High School Students (grades 10 & 11) to earn academic credit, or Duke Summer Academy for High School Students  (grades 9-12) to enroll in personal enrichment classes with a global perspective. Make friends from all over the globe as you learn in a classroom environment that is intimate enough to gain the individual attention you need to thrive.


Get ready for another summer of Duke Youth Programs!



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