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Focus on Funding at John O’Connell

Posted by on May 29, 2016 in College Connect

Focus on Funding at John O’Connell

Seniors at John O’Connell High School have been putting in the extra hours this spring, attending workshops, visiting the College and Career Center, and putting all of the financial aid advice to good use. With already three times as many students receiving scholarship funding compared to years past, the class of 2016 is making sure they have the support they need to attend the college of their dreams. Seniors attending a workshop on how...

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Flynn Keeps Up the Health Kick

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Extended Day Programs

With the help of some “big kids,” Flynn Extended Day Program students have been proving their new healthy habits are here to stay. Taking some time away from their desks at salesforce.com, volunteers turned an ordinary Thursday into an action-packed afternoon. While some students made moves on the yard, competing in an obstacle course, others were inside, creating gifts for moms in time for Mother’s Day. And with some knife...

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Tech Mentees Show Off New Skills

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in Parent Partner Program

Tech Mentees Show Off New Skills

End of the school year celebrations aren’t just for our students. After a 2nd successful year of the Latina Tech Mentorship Program, mentors and mentees came together to showcase new technology skills and celebrate a year of achieving goals.

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STEM In and Out of the Classroom

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Extended Day Programs

STEM In and Out of the Classroom

STEM-tastic Fridays are always a favorite part of the Marshall Extended Day Program. And this semester, students have been introduced to new enrichment opportunities that infuse STEM into some of their favorite activities.

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