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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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2019-20 Parent Survey

Happy 2020 GEAR UP Parents/Guardians!  You should have received a GU survey through the mail last month.  A big THANK YOU to those who have completed and returned it.  For those who have not completed a paper or online version of the survey, we kindly remind you to please do so.  This information is part […]

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SSC GEAR UP Begins Text Messaging

SSC GEAR UP launched our first group test message to our cohort student’s parents on Friday, November 8, 2019. We are in the process of collecting student cell phone numbers as our coordinators can provide timely information to assist our students and parents with a better one-on-one experience for students as families pro-actively plan for […]

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SSC GEAR UP schools concurrent courses through Seminole State College beginning soon!

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Prague parent-teacher conferences Oct. 15-16, 2019

Prague Public Schools parent-teacher conferences are scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday, October 15-16, 2019. Parent-teacher conferences will be from 4-7 pm on October 15 and 8-11 am on October 16. SSC GEAR UP coordinator Misty Cooper will be on site to assist students in grades 8,9, and 10 and parents/guardians complete the Oklahoma Promise scholarship […]

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Holdenville & Seminole parent-teacher conferences October 14-15, 2019

Holdenville and Seminole Public Schools will both have parent-teacher conferences on Monday and Tuesday, October 14-15, 2019 from 4-7 pm. SSC GEAR UP student parent coordinators will be at each high school on Monday, October 14 assisting students and parents in grades 8-10 complete the Oklahoma Promise scholarship applications.

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Oklahoma’s Promise enrollment success at Maud

SSC GEAR UP student / parent coordinator April Briscoe worked with students and parents September 17 & 19 answering questions and assisting with completing Oklahoma’s Promise applications.

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Wewoka High School to host Oklahoma’s Promise event

SSC GEAR UP coordinator Misty Cooper will be at Wewoka High School on September 26 from 4:00-9:30 pm to assist any 8th or 9th grade parents in starting and completing the Oklahoma’s Promise scholarship application.

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