ACT Prep Workshop next month at SCISC

DATE March 3, 2018

TIME 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

PLACE Shelby Co Instructional Services Center – Address: 601 1st St S, Alabaster, AL 35007

Presenter Sycamore Learning Company

Registration Students need to go to the Sycamore website – to register & pay on-line
(parents of all 11th graders will receive an info flyer in the mail from Sycamore about the workshop)

Red Mountain Tutoring
Ryan Linkous will be offering a 12-hour ACT Bootcamp to help students prepare for the March 20, April 3, and April 14 ACT test dates. This course starts next Monday, March 5. Will you please share the course details with parents of students who are taking ACT on any of these test dates?

The Red Mountain Tutoring ACT Bootcamp includes four 3-hour sessions at Homewood Public Library, each session covering a different subject area of the ACT.

Class Dates
Monday, March 5, 4:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
Monday, March 12, 4:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
Monday, March 19, 4:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
Monday, March 26, NO CLASS for Spring Break
Monday, April 2, 4:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.

For the students taking the test on March 20, we will have covered all four subjects by the end of class on Monday, March 19. April 2 will be spent reviewing all of the test subjects.

The course will be capped at 10 students in order to give sufficient attention to the individual needs of each student. An ACT textbook is included in the $325 cost for the course, and each student can receive up to $100 back for referring friends.

Online registration is open. Students can find more information at

PLEASE REGISTER NOW TO SECURE A SPOT – CLASSES ARE FILLING QUICKLY! Registration is open at Please call with questions or for help with registration 205-989-4356.

UAB Spring Visits

Students may register for any of these events, as well as for a daily campus tour, online at

Are you looking for an ACT Prep class?
Faye Nichols Test Preparation and Consulting is now taking registrations for the prep class that prepares for the ACT. Register online at or contact Faye Nichols or Linda Crutcher at or 823-2166 for more information.

Red Mountain Tutoring offers ACT preparation. For more information visit or contact Ryan Linkous at or 865.356.2329

FAFSA Available October 1
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) becomes available online October 1. File the FAFSA as soon as possible on the Federal Student Aid website,

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors
College Ahead at the University of Montevallo is a way for high school juniors and seniors to take college courses while they are still in high school. To be eligible, students must have a 3.0 GPA and maintain 2.5 college GPA if accepted. Interested students should see Mr. Deavers or Mrs. Holder to obtain permission from the school. If you are interested in the program, visit to obtain more information or to get an application.

Shelby County College and Career Center
Offers 12 career/technical programs including: Automotive Technology, Carpentry, CO-OP Program, Collision Repair, Cosmetology, Drafting/Pre-Engineering, Culinary Arts, Electrical, Healthcare Science, Agriscience-Plant Systems, Public Service, and Welding. For more information contact Amy Shannon at 682-6584 or visit their website at

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