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April 2019

On-Line Senior Academy: CFNC “Financial Basics for High School and Beyond”

April 15, 2019

No-excuses, on-line Academy credit given to Seniors. You must follow directions and complete at least 6 modules with a score of 80% or higher for 1 Senior Academy credit/requirement. Go to this site: Click Here For Access Use classroom code: 6633A7

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August 2020

College Applications 101

August 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host an Applications 101 academy on Saturday, August 22nd from 2-3pm. We will discuss how to start the college application process and the many components required to complete them. Students will learn how to use these applications as extended resumes to detail their accomplishments and qualities. Students will also be introduced to the NC Free College Application week.

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Lenoir-Rhyne University Information Session

August 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host Lenior-Rhyne University for an information session on Wednesday, August 26th at 6pm. Please join us to learn more about this amazing institution! Sign up in your student portal for a ZOOM link!

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September 2020

7th Grade Virtual Academy-12:00pm

September 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Virtual 7th GRADE Academy via Zoom! Topics will be: Tearing Off Labels...becoming aware of labels others & yourself Success in School...discover helpful tools for the classroom Please reply to the email with Zoom link to register.

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Appalachian State University Information Session

September 2, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host Appalachian State University for an information session on Wednesday, September 2nd at 6:00 pm. Please join us to learn more about this amazing institution! Sign up in your student portal for a ZOOM link!

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Guilford College Information Session

September 3, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Guilford College Crosby Scholars will host Guilford College for an information session on Thursday, September 3rd at 6:00 pm. Please join us to learn more about this amazing institution! Register in your student portal for a ZOOM link!

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High School 101 Academy

September 5, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

High School 101 Academy Saturday, September 5th from 2:00 -3:00 pm Students will learn more about Career and College Promise, the importance of a Grade Point Average, and how to excel in high school. Students will also be introduced to the many resources made available to them through Crosby Scholars to assist with their preparation for college. Register in your student portal for ZOOM link!

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Virtual College Tour Academy (Juniors/Seniors)

September 9, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

 Virtual College Tour Academy Wednesday, September 9th from 6:00 -7:00 pm Students will explore the many online college tour options and be introduced to several local institutions throughout the state. Your presenter will share several websites and interactive platforms to support your college search. Students should come prepared to take notes and ask questions! Register in your student portal for ZOOM link!

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FAFSA Academy (Seniors)

September 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host a FAFSA webinar on Thursday, September 17th from 6:00 -7:00 pm This webinar will be led by Timeka Ruffun (CFNC Regional Representative) and will include important information about the NC Residency Determination Service and FSA ID. Participants will be provided with a list of FAFSA support locations in the Rowan community.

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Writing College Essays

September 19, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host an Essay Writing Academy for juniors and seniors Saturday, September 19th at 2 pm This academy will be led by Dr. Jenny Billings - English Department Chair at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. Dr. Billings will provide students with the guidance needed to start the essay writing process. Students should be prepared to take notes and ask questions. Register in your student portal for access to the ZOOM link!

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Career and College Promise Information Session

September 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Career and College Promise Information Session Wednesday, September 23rd, 6-7 pm Crosby Scholars will host a Career and College Promise (CCP) Virtual information Session on Sept. 23rd. This session will be led by a CCP representative, so be sure to bring all your questions. Students will learn more about program requirements, offerings, and how to register. Parents are encouraged to participate as well.  

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Career Exploration Academy

September 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Career Exploration Academy September 30th, 6:00 pm Crosby Scholars will host a Career Exploration Academy on Wednesday, September 30th from 6-7pm. This academy was created to introduce students to careers, career pathways, and the resources needed to further explore their options. Students will learn how to align their passion with careers and be encouraged to ask questions and share their career plans.

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October 2020

Creating your College List (Junior Academy)

October 6, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Looking for potential colleges is a daunting task, especially with so many options and details to consider. Several factors come into play such as tuition, location, internships, majors, program strength, atmosphere, and so on. Crosby Scholars will host a College List academy to assist Juniors in finding their college needs and create a list of at least 9 potential institutions. Students will be introduced to college search tools and gain a clearer picture of what it is they should look for…

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8th Grade Virtual Academy -12:00pm

October 7, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Eighth Graders, join us as we focus on  Necessary Failure and High School Ready. We will talk about the importance of GPA's and what it looks like to GET BACK UP when you fall down. Register in your student portal and an email link will be sent to you!  

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7th Grade Virtual Academy-6:00pm

October 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Virtual 7th GRADE Academy via Zoom! Topics will be Tearing Off Labels and Success in School Register in your student portal!

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Applying for Scholarships (Junior/Senior)

October 10, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Applying for Scholarships Academy October 10th 2pm Please join us for our Applying for Scholarships Academy on October 10th at 2pm. Crosby Scholars' staff will detail current scholarships, deadlines, and tips and strategies on how to apply. Students will also learn how to search, manage, and prioritize applications. Students should come prepared to take notes and ask questions. Register in your student portal to access the ZOOM link!

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College Athletics Academy

October 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host a College Athletics Academy Saturday, October, 17th at 6pm This academy was designed to help students prepare for their transition to college as student-athletes. This academy will include a Q&A with Coach Jason Bryan, Head Track and Field and Cross County Coach at Catawba College Coach Bryan will share his knowledge on several topics, including eligibility, recruitment, and student success.

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North Carolina A&T Information Session

October 21, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

North Carolina A&T State University Crosby Scholars will host North Carolina A&T State University for an information session Wednesday, October 21st at 2 pm. Please join us to learn more about this amazing institution!

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Why College?

October 24, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Why College? Crosby Scholars will host a Why College? Academy Saturday, October 24th from 2-3 pm.  The student will learn the importance of college, understand their post-secondary options, and be introduced to many types of institutions. Participants will explore average annual earnings by education and be challenged to further develop their academic goals in preparation for college. Register in student portal for ZOOM link!

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November 2020

7th Grade Virtual Academy-12:00pm

November 4, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

This Academy will focus on: #Online Impact... learning about your digital footprint in the online world NoteWorthy... Tips on skills for the classroom LOCATION: Zoom (will receive an email with Zoom link) Academy will begin at 6:00pm Register in your student portal

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8th Grade Virtual Academy -6:00pm

November 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

This Academy will focus on: Prepping4Opportunity...  Discovering your college/career pathway Conflict Cases...  Learning ways to address conflict with peers and adults LOCATION:Zoom (will receive email with Zoom link) Academy will begin at 6:00pm

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Study Skills Academy

November 5, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Study Skills Crosby Scholars will host a Study Skills Academy Thursday, November 5th from 6-7pm This academy is designed to help students develop the study skills needed to become successful learners. Students will be introduced to learning styles and various techniques that will be helpful to them throughout their academic years. Register in your student portal

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Information Session

November 7, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Crosby Scholars will host Rowan-Cabarrus Community College for an information session on Saturday, November 7th from 1:00 -2:15 pm. Students will learn more about majors, programs, student life, and the benefits of choosing a community college. Please come prepared to ask questions and take notes.

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Pfeiffer University Information Session

November 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host Pfeiffer University for an information session on Tuesday, November 10th at 6:00pm Please join us to learn more about this amazing institution! Sign up in your Student Portal

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UNCG Information Session

November 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Crosby Scholars will host UNCG for an information session on Tuesday, November 17th at 6:00 pm. Please join us to learn more about this amazing institution! Sign up in your student portal

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December 2020

8th Grade Virtual Academy -12:00pm

December 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Each Crosby Scholar is required to attend one Crosby Academy per school year.  This Academy will focus on: Prepping4Opportunity... Discovering your college/career pathway Conflict Cases... Learning ways to address conflict with peers and adults LOCATION:Zoom (will receive an email with Zoom link) Register in Student Portal Academy will begin at 6:00pm

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January 2021

6th Grade Virtual Academy -12:00pm

January 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

6th Academy - 1 on 02/01/20 Each Crosby Scholar is required to attend one Crosby Academy per school year. This Academy focuses on: Learning Styles...discovering and using how you learn Words & Mindset...discovering the power of your words LOCATION:                                                             VIRTUAL ON ZOOM! Register in Student Portal

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Countdown to ACT (Junior Academy)

January 25, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

As the statewide ACT quickly approaches, it is time to buckle down for the last month of studying. Crosby Scholars will host a Countdown to ACT webinar on Monday, January 25th from 5-6pm. Students will be instructed to create a study plan and evaluate their preparedness for the upcoming ACT. This academy will be hosted via Zoom. Please register in the student portal to receive the Zoom link and password.

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De-Stress the Test (9th/10th Grades)

January 30, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Have you ever wished you could get rid of the test-taking nerves? Would you like to learn useful strategies to help you conquer those standardized tests? Crosby Scholars will host a De-Stress the Test academy on Saturday, January 30th from 1-2pm. This academy will be hosted via Zoom. Please register in the student portal to receive the Zoom link and password.

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February 2021

6th Grade Virtual Academy -12:00pm

February 3, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

6th Academy - 1 on 02/03/21 Each Crosby Scholar is required to attend one Crosby Academy per school year. This Academy focuses on: Learning Styles...discovering and using how you learn Words & Mindset...discovering the power of your words LOCATION: VIRTUAL ON ZOOM! If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Strong at mstrong@crosbyscholarsrowan.org

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6th Grade Virtual Academy -6:00pm

February 3, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

6th Academy - 1 on 02/03/21 Each Crosby Scholar is required to attend one Crosby Academy per school year. This Academy focuses on: Learning Styles...discovering and using how you learn Words & Mindset...discovering the power of your words LOCATION: VIRTUAL ON ZOOM! If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Strong at mstrong@crosbyscholarsrowan.org

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March 2021

6th Grade Virtual Academy -12:00pm

March 3, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

6th Academy - 1 on 03/03/21 Each Crosby Scholar is required to attend one Crosby Academy per school year. This Academy focuses on: Learning Styles...discovering and using how you learn Words & Mindset...discovering the power of your words LOCATION:      VIRTUAL ON ZOOM! If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Strong at mstrong@crosbyscholarsrowan.org

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6th Grade Virtual Academy -6:00pm

March 3, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

6th Academy - 1 on 03/03/21 Each Crosby Scholar is required to attend one Crosby Academy per school year. This Academy focuses on: Learning Styles...discovering and using how you learn Words & Mindset...discovering the power of your words LOCATION:  VIRTUAL ON ZOOM! If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Strong at mstrong@crosbyscholarsrowan.org

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