Academic Record: Strong grades in a RIGOROUS course of study
Passion: Demonstrated through focused activities
Interest:Demonstrated through college visits, interviews, and pre-college programs
Test Scores: SAT or ACT in target percentile
Leadership: Increasing responsibility in school clubs, sports, or community groups
Selective College Acceptance Counseling inspires kids to greatness by guiding them through a process of self-discovery and personal development, which enables them to recognize their unique strengths and realize the power to shape their own futures in order to actualize their full potential.
SCAC's comprehensive college readiness program, "Building College CAPITAL" begins March 3, 2014. Students attend 90-minute weekly sessions comprised of activities,assessments, and instruction which provide individual guidance & peer support to increase motivation, identify strengths, develop discipline and learn strategies to achieve targeted growth and development. Program enrollment includes unlimited access to Writing Lab Hours and Weekend Sessions/Tutoring. Parent and student counseling sessions (Family Check-ins) are scheduled quarterly but are available as requested.
Weekly Sessions are offered Monday, Tuesday or Thursday at the following times:
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Weekend Session/Tutoring schedule is as follows:
March 8-9 and 15: Strategies for Rochester National College Fair
March 22-23: Art-related Careers & Majors
March 29-30: Math and Science-related Careers & Majors
April 5-6: Environment-
April 12-13: Business-related Careers & Majors
April 26-27: Engineering-
May 17-18: Literature, Language and Social Science-related Careers & Majors
May 31-June 1: Ivy League Colleges and Supplementals
June 2-June 26: Final Exam Study Groups
July 7- 31: SAT/ACT Prep (Juniors Only)
August 4-28: College Application & Essay Workshops (Seniors Only)
Writing Lab Hours are 3:00p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every other Wednesday beginning March 5, 2014. During these hours, students can get individual help with any step in the writing process (brainstorming, pre-writing, drafting, revision, editing) for any school writing assignment.
Building College CAPITAL is the only comprehensive college readiness program for students in grades 6-12 in the Rochester-area. Parents of students currently in grades 5-11 are invited to enroll online or attend a Parent Orientation to learn more about Selective College Acceptance Counseling. Visit http://getaccepted.org/