TRIO: EDUCATIONAL TALENT SEARCH

We are proud to announce that Educational Talent Search has been funded for an additional 5 years!
2016-2021

Educational Talent Search (ETS) is a FREE college preparatory program funded by the U.S. Department of Education with Hennepin Technical College sponsorship. The program encourages students in grades *7-12 to complete high school and gain admission to post-secondary programs. ETS serves as a FREE planning resource for students who are interested in continuing their education and is designed to help low-income and first-generation potential college students prepare for and succeed in higher education. *7th and 8th graders at Brooklyn Center High School and Robbinsdale Middle School.

We serve participants from the following schools:

Upcoming Event:

  • September 14    Welcome Back at Cooper - ALL ETS event
  • September 21    COOPER  senior advisory FAFSA speaker on new changes- October 1st for early submission.
  • September 30    BC Senior FAFSA speaker on new changes - October 1st for early submission.
  • November -        ETS Junior ACT Preparation - learn studying tips and receive a study guide and information for the ACT test in April. 
  • December -        ETS 9th grade college visit to Hennepin Techncial College
  • January              ETS 9th Grade Advisory - Learning Styles and study tips
  • February 21       Meet Author David Lawrence Grant, tour Hennepin Tech, lunch at the college - ETS Cooper and RMS students
  • February 23       FAFSA Night at Robbinsdale Cooper 5:00-7:30
  • February 24       Brooklyn Center High School - Campus visit to St. Cloud State University
  • March 8th           Robotics Demonstation at Robbinsdale Middle School and Brooklyn Center High School.
  • March 22            Motational Speaker and New York Fashion Designer Ose Sesay of  the fashion line OSE - Own Something Exclusive - FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS
  • March 24            Robbinsdale Cooper High School - Campus visit to MSU MankatoApril March-  the HTC Robot visits Robbinsdale Middle School
  • April 12th            Motational Speaker and New York Fashion Designer Ose Sesay of  the fashion line OSE - Own Something Exclusive - FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS
  • April 14th            Motational Speaker and New York Fashion Designer Ose Sesay of  the fashion line OSE - Own Something Exclusive - FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS
  • April 21th            Cooper and Brooklyn Center visit to the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
  • April 24 th           Day of the Child at Hennepin Tech - Mentoring day - ETS students from Brooklyn Center will mentor a 2nd graders for Earth Day activities.

Summer Program June 17- July 26th 2017   open for  9th, 10th and 11th grade ETS students. Monday- Thurday 9:00-2:00 pm  ( FREE of Cost )

Some of our past events:

  • October 4 & 5,  - National College Fair - Minneapolis Convention Center
  • December 22 ETS Alumni Day at Robbindale Cooper 
  • December 21, - ETS Alumni SeAnna Johnson speaks at Brooklyn Center High School

College visits:

  •  Anoka Ramsey Community College
  •  Discover Mankato - Minnesota State University - Mankato 
  •  St. Cloud State University
  •  University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
  •  Hennepin Technical College 
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Financial Aid - FAFSA NIGHTS:

  • February  23, 2017 - Robbinsdale Cooper  High School 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • November 3rd   2017 - Brooklyn Center High School 

Motivational Speaker: -

Brooklyn Center High School (All ETS Event)

  •   - Robbinsdale Cooper High School (All ETS Event)

Last updated by lroney : 2017-08-15 12:20:06