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*PLEASE CONTINUE TO CHECK THE SCHOLARSHIP AND SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES LINK ON THIS PAGE AS THERE ARE NEW OPPORTUNITIES POSTED WEEKLY!
*10th and 11th grade students will meet with out Durham Tech College Liaison on January 22nd for an information session on our Career and College Promise Program. For more information see Mrs. Settle
*Any seniors interested in pursing a career in education/teaching our Durham Public Schools HR department is spearheading a program that will support students with college applications. Please click the link below to register.
*Scholars at Work applications are now available at the front desk. Completed applications are due to Mrs. Settle by February 28th.
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Student Services Department
High school students our Durham Tech college liason, Adam DeSantis, will be on campus weekly to help students with the college application and enrollment process. He is also available to speak with students and parents interested in the Career and College Promise (CCP) dual enrollment program.
We are happy to welcome Christina Villegas to our SCS team. She will join us as the Emily K college advisor for all high school students. She will be on campus at least once a week and will also be meeting with students in the classrooms to help with college prep starting in the 9th grade. If any student or parent would like to meet with Ms. Villegas please contact Mrs. Settle to schedule an appointment. Students may also visit the Emily K Center Mon-Thurs from 4-7pm.
CLEP (the College-Level Examination Program®) offers 34 exams that cover intro-level college course material. With a passing score on one CLEP exam, you could earn three or more college credits at more than 2,900 U.S. colleges and universities.
The student services office houses your high school counselor, middle school counselor, school nurse and testing coordinator. We are here to help support our students socially, emotionally and academically during their time at SCS. We have put together this website to help both students and parents easily access information, schedule appointments, and stay up to date on upcoming activities and deadlines.
Young Men of Excellence Program is a free college readiness and career preparation program for young men of color from ages 11-17. For more information click the link below
The Emily K Center is offering free assistance to students and parents in need of assistance with completing the FAFSA and the RDS application. Please visit Emily K Center's College Game Plan Calendar to help your student with FREE ACT/SAT prep. Click the link below to set up an appointment.