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Academic Year Schedule

2018-19

Session Date

August 18, 2018
September 29, 2018
October 6, 2018
October 13, 2018
November 3, 2018
November 10, 2018
November 17, 2018
December 1, 2018
December 8, 2018
December 15, 2018
January 5, 2019
January 12, 2019
January 26, 2019
February 2, 2019
February 9, 2019
February 23, 2019
March 2, 2019
March 23, 2019
April 13, 2019
April 27, 2019
May 4, 2019
May 11, 2019
May 25, 2019

 

Transportation Details

(Pick Up/Drop Off Locations (with times)

Location Departure Time  Return Time
             Gates County High School                                            8:10 am                                            3:10 pm                   
IGA (Creswell) 7:50 am 3:50 pm
John A. Holmes High School 8:00 am 3:10 pm
The Y (Peardige) 7:00 am 3:10 pm
Plymouth High School 7:40 am 3:40 pm
Hardee's (Hertford) 8:20 am 2:45 pm
Columbia High School 7:50 am 3:20 pm

 

Classes will be held from 9:15 am to 2:15  pm in Johnson Hall, Second Floor

*Students that reside in Elizabeth City must be dropped off and picked up by their parent/guardian.

 

Special Workshops/Activities

                               Date                                                       Topic                                                                          Audience                           
August 18, 2018 Orientation UB Scholars and Parent/Guardian
September 29, 2018 Interest Inventory and Needs Assessment UB Scholars Only
October 13, 2018 Exploring My Financial Options UB Scholars and Parent/Guardian
November 3, 2018

College and Career Exploration Workshop

Test Preparatory Workshop

UB Scholars Only
December 15, 2018 Cultural/STEM Field Trip UB Scholars Only

October 13, 2018  to

May 25, 2019

Financial Literacy Workshop UB Scholars Only
March 9, 2019 UB and NC MSEN PREP Day UB Scholars and Parent/Guardian

September 29, 2018  to

May 25, 2019

Personal/Academic Counseling/Mentoring UB Scholars Only

September 29, 2018 to

May 25, 2019

ACT and SAT Prep Sessions

(Sylvan Learning Center)

UB Scholars Only

September 29, 2018 to

May 25, 2019

Computer Science 101 Course/

STEM Activities

UB Scholars Only

April 2019 

(During Spring Break)

College Tour and Special Activity UB Scholars Only

June 1, 2019

UB Family Potluck

UB Scholars, Family Members & UB Staff



Upward Bound (UB) Scholar and Parent Resource List

 

Mathematics:

https://www.khanacademy.org/ (you must sign up for a free account)

http://www.youtube.com/user/khanacademy (a few You Tube Videos on various concepts)

http://www.aplusmath.com/

http://maccss.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/High+School

https://www.myfreetutor.org/

 

English:

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/homeworkhelp/english/english_homework_help.html

https://www.grammarly.com/

 

 Science:

http://scnces.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/Secondary+Literacy+Resources

 

Test Preparation:

http://sat.collegeboard.org/home?navid=gh-sat

https://www.khanacademy.org/sat

http://www.actstudent.org/

https://www.number2.com/

 

ASVAB Military Entrance Exam - Practice Tests:

https://www.march2success.com/

https://www.4tests.com/asvab

https://www.asvabtestbank.com/

http://asvabtests.com/khan-academy-asvab/

 

 Scholarship Websites:

http://www.fastweb.com/

https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarship-information/scholarship-websites-search-free-or-dont-search/

 

Financial Aid, Virtual Campus Tours, etc:

http://firstinthefamily.org/highschool/Introduction.html

http://www.campustours.com/

http://www.collegeview.com

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov

http://fedmoney.org/

 

College Application, Admissions, etc..:

 Community Colleges - Nccommunitycolleges.edu

UNC System -  Northcarolina.edu

Private Colleges in NC  - NCICU.org

College Foundation of NC to apply, send transcripts and other college related topics - CFNC.org

Common Application-limited number of colleges participate – essay required - https://www.commonapp.org/

NC Promise Tuition 3 UNC Schools (ECSU, Pembroke and Western Carolina) $500 per semester tuition -  https://ncpromise.com/

NCAA Clearinghouse College Athletes - www.eligibitycenter.org

  

Summer Component Dates (7 weeks)

2 Week Non Residential - August 5 to August 16, 2019

Intensive Mathematics and Reading Bootcamp (Transportation will be provided)

4 Week Residential -June 24 to July 19, 2019

1 Week - June 17 to June 21, 2019

Computer Science/STEM Camp (Transportation will be provided)

 

Contact Us:

Dr. Kimberly Stanley, Coordinator of Upward Bound Program

Phone:  252-335-3370

Email:  kdstanley@ecsu.edu

 

Mrs. Quay Dozier, Director of Special Programs
Phone:  (252) 335-3368
Email:   qjdozier@mail.ecsu.edu

 

Mailing Address:

Upward Bound Program

Elizabeth City State University

1704 Weeksville Road

Campus Box 785

Elizabeth City, North Carolina 27909