Staff and students in Osseo Area Schools are celebrating another year of big gains in the five-year trend for on-time graduation rates. Over the past five years, the district's overall graduation rate has increased by five percent, with 86% of all ISD279 students graduating on time in 2014, outpacing the state average of 81%. Recently, Channel 12 News highlighted Park Center’s steady increase in graduation rates. To watch the featured video, please click here.
Summer Tree Trust Applications
Applications for Tree Trust’s Summer Youth Employment Program are ready to close! The application and more information can be found at www.treetrust.org. Youth are encouraged to apply online or students can pick up a paper copy of the application in the CCRC. The application deadline is March 13th at 4PM.
Attention Juniors: QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship program is a program for JUNIORS that will help students gain admission and full scholarships to top-tier colleges. Application is due March 25, 2015.
Although English Language, English Literature and AP Statistics are the only AP classes offered at PCSH, all students are eligible to take any of the AP exams available but not all tests will be offered at PCSH. The main reason for taking AP exams is the possibility of obtaining college credit, which is usually awarded for scores of 3 or higher.
Are you planning on taking the ACT test? There are 2 ACT Prep Session left this year at Park Center, one in March and another in May. Your instructor will provide tips, guided practice and strategies for different problem types. The cost is $59. Sign up online.