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  • Attention all students:
     
    Are you interested in getting a summer job? If so, consider joining the 2021 Greater Wichita YMCA Job Prep program! In this program for youth ages 15-17, you will acquire needed training and certifications for attaining a job. Learn first aid and CPR along with how to fill out a job application, manage your money, dress for success, and become a valuable employee. If you complete the course requirements, you may be eligible for a summer job (up to 25 hours per week)!
     
    Classes begin the week of February 8th, and meet two hours, once a week, for 12 weeks. Enroll in ONE class time:
    Mondays 5:00-7:00 pm or 7:00-9:00 pm DOWNTOWN YMCA (402 N. Market)
    Tues / Wed 5:00-7:00 pm DOWNTOWN YMCA
    Thursdays 5:00-7:00 pm STEVE CLARK YMCA (2060 N. Mid-Campus Drive)
     
    For more information, see the attached flyer here. Print this application and follow all instructions to get accepted into the program. Applications are due by January 23th, 2021. Please ask Mr. Ghitis if you have any questions!
     
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  • Seniors, are you interested in attending Wichita State, Fort Hays State, or Emporia State for absolutely FREE? If so, consider apply for the Rudd Foundation Scholarship. You must have a 3.00 GPA or higher to apply and be Pell Grant eligible. See the picture below for details!

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  • Attention all Heights students,


    Mr. Ghitis has created a "Team" on Microsoft Teams for every student class at Heights. Microsoft Teams allows you to have video and voice conferencing as well as allowing you to interact with other students all in one platform! Moreover, it allows you to chat with Mr. Ghitis so he can answer your questions right away. Instructions for logging into Teams are can be found here.

    If you would like to join the College and Career Center-Senior Teams class, login to Teams (see above), click "Join or create team" and join the class team with the following code:

     

    Freshman: l9dtf23

    Sophomores: awhx8st

    Juniors: eu738ev

    Seniors: 8raoah9


    Contact Mr. Ghitis if you have any questions at dghitis@usd259.net.

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  • Attention All Heights Parents:

     

    Heights students will now have access to a FREE ACT Prep Class through Edgenuity, USD 259’s provider of K-12 online education. All students grades 9-12 will have access to this free course through their Single-Sign On-Rapid ID portal.  In order to use this class, your student will need to meet with the College and Career Coordinator, Mr. Ghitis, to be enrolled in this online class. This class is not for a grade and cannot be used to earn credit. Tell your student to meet with Mr. Ghitis to start preparing for the ACT today!

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  • Students, are you interested in FREE ACT prep? If so, check out Sylvan Learning Center! Sylvan Learning Center offeres the following free resources to students:

     

    FREE Practice ACT. 

    FREE Presentation in ACT test-taking tips.

    FREE Advanced Reading Skills Diagnostic assessment.

    • This assessment is a great diagnostic tool to help students who have difficulty finishing the ACT on time.

    FREE Diagnostic days at the center.

    • Sylvan has regularly scheduled diagnostic assessments at the center that can help students understand their scores and find out the root causes and how to better prepare for the ACT. 

     

    All of these can be done with a group of friends or by yourself. To schedule an appointment, call 

    Sylvan Learning Center

    (316) 448-8666

    8343 E 32nd St N #125A, Wichita, KS 67226

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