This page provides important information for Upward Scholars students and prospective students.
Conversation Club Meets on March 23; Sign Up Today!
This is a great opportunity to chat with native speakers and have a good time too!
When: Friday, March 23, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Sequoia Adult School, 3247 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park
Summer and Fall 2018 Upward Scholars Applications Available Soon
Upward Scholars Applications for Summer and Fall 2018 will be available in May.
Application to Request an Upward Scholars Tutor
Upward Scholars Progress Reports for Spring 2018 Due on March 16
Upward Scholars progress reports for spring 2018 are now available. You have to give your progress report to your teacher on March 12th or earlier and return the progress report to Upward Scholars no later than March 16. Note that you need a progress report for each class you are taking but PE or Computer classes.
ESL Conversation Club at Canada College Spring 2018
Practice speaking English in a fun group. Drop in any time! Clubs are sponsored by Upward Scholars but all ESL students are welcome.
When: Mon 12-1:00 pm. with Jenni, 9-257A
Tue 12-1:00 pm. with Kate, 9-257A
Wed 5:30-6:30 pm. with Meg, 9-257A
Thurs 5:30-6:30 pm. with Gami, 9-254
Where: In the Learning Center, behind the STEM tutoring area.
Upward Scholars Contact Information for Upward Scholars Community College Scholarship Students
This chart shows you whom to contact if you have an Upward Scholars scholarship and need help choosing classes, finding a tutor, getting your laptop fixed, etc.
Clipper transit cards, Upward Scholars scholarships, adding or dropping a class, basic computer problems
Help choosing classes, writing resumes, applying for jobs, etc.
Upward Scholars Director (650=269-2807 Elizabeth@UpwardScholars.org
Cañada College: Academic advice, financial aid, class registration for ESL students
Sequoia District Adult School
(650) 306-8866, ext. 77935 email@example.com
Retention Specialist for students in Level 2 and Level 3 ESL classes
Program: (650) 306-3388
Text: (650) 260-5270 firstname.lastname@example.org
Retention Specialist for students in Level 4 ESL classes and ESL 400
(650) 306-3356 email@example.com
Skyline College: Academic advice, financial aid, class registration for ESL and HSE students
Sequoia District Adult School office: Academic advice, financial aid, class registration for HSE students
Cañada College: EOPS (a scholarship for students taking 12 or more units)
Low-cost Computer Software for College Students
If you are a community college student, you can purchase software very cheaply from http://store.collegebuys.org/