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SSC GEAR UP Summer Academy 2021

Cohort students: If you are interested in attending our Summer Academy, please send in your application or contact (405) 382-9687 to receive an application. Week one dates are May 17-20 and week two dates are May 24-27, 2021. Week one is open to students at Holdenville, Konawa, Prague, and Okemah High Schools’ rising sophomores and […]

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Peek Into Engineering Summer Camp at Seminole State College – July 2021

Seminole State College is offering an Oklahoma State Regent’s Summer residential Academy called: Peek into Engineering, July 18-23, 2021. The summer camp is open to any student in the state of Oklahoma grade 9-12 to design and assemble underwater remote-operated vehicles. Participant campers will learn simple electronic circuity. Activities will engage participants in aerospace, computer, […]

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Summer Academies for 2021

The Oklahoma State Regents are allowing summer academies to continue for the summer 2021. We encourage all students from rising grades 8-11 (2021-22) to take a look at what’s happening and apply for a great opportunity by clicking on the link below. If you have questions, please call the GEAR UP office at (405) 382-9682 […]

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Concurrent Enrollment Information series of webinars set for students and parents by SSC

Seminole State College will be providing a series of Zoom webinars to provide additional information to both grade 10 & 11 students and parents. For a list of topics, dates, and times click here

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College & Career Readiness Webinar Series for 2021

Cohort school counselors: Please see College and Career Readiness Webinar series below: Beginning Jan. 21: College and Career Readiness Webinar Series The OSDE – Office of College and Career Readiness will host a series of webinars every third Thursday of each month starting Jan. 21.These webinars will cover best practices regarding career development, work-based learning, […]

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*** Oklahoma’s Promise *** ***** ALERT *****

Oklahoma’s Promise:   ALERT for 10th-Grade Parents with Recent Income Loss If your student is or was in the 10th grade during the 2019-20 school year and you anticipate that your 2020 income may be under the $55,000 application limit for the Oklahoma’s Promise scholarship due to recent reductions in your income, you may submit an […]

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GEAR UP staff back on campus

The SSC GEAR UP Team is back on campus full-time as of May 11, 2020. We are focused on rescheduling / revising our summer camp to a virtual / or at home project summer camp for 2020. We will be working with the company Paradigm Shift to facilitate a leadership virtual / at home project […]

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Income Tax Time = Oklahoma’s Promise!

From now through April 15, 2020 parents of students in grades 8-10 can submit either their 2018 or 2019 income tax documents if that will help you assist your child to receive the Oklahoma’s Promise Scholarship. Total federal adjusted gross income (AGI) may not exceed $55,000 annually. After April 15, 2020 you can only submit […]

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Student Success Agency Mentoring for Freshmen

SSC GEAR UP began rolling out a digital online mentoring program for our freshmen students last week. Student Success Agency “kicked-off” services at Asher, Konawa, and Wetumka on February 4, 2020. Student Success Agency will match students with a mentor who will become the agent for the student to help each student discover and meet […]

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Parents: FREE Tutoring Reminder

Parents: If you notice your child struggling with their homework, GEAR UP would like to remind you and your student of the FREE tutoring available 24/7 in all subjects. All it takes is an internet connection. Log into tutor.com/sscgearup and follow the directions. Within 60 seconds a live tutor will be online to assist in […]

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