Preparing to take the ACT for the first time? Looking to boost your scores? High school students interested in getting the most out of the ACT are invited to attend UNO's ACT Prep Workshop. Don't miss this opportunity to prepare!
During the workshop, you will be provided with a thorough overview of the ACT, covering:
types of questions on the test
other helpful hints and resources
ACT Test Dates
Princeton Review ACT Practice
The Princeton Review is offering free ACT Practice tests online and also at the Slidell Branch of the St. Tammany Public Library. Please see the link for dates and to register.
Interested in Attending a 4 year university, but you don't meet admissions criteria?
New first-time freshmen who do not meet the admission requirements to gain acceptance into Southern University at Baton Rouge (SUBR), Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), or Louisiana State University Shreveport Campus (LSUS) may be referred for consideration to enroll in the SU College Connect Program.
This special event is schedule for Staurday October 12, 2019 from 10am-1pm. AvedaPalooza will feature a behind the scenes look into life at the Aveda Institute Covington.
St. Tammany Parish Library Events
A series of special events sponsored by the St. Tammany Parish Library, Teentober offers several events during the month of October. Click here to check their website for more information on these family friendly October events.Click here for more information on Teen Tober!
This special event is schedule for Saturday, October 26th from 10am-2pm at the Madisonville Branch Library. The library is located at 1123 Main Street. This event is free and open to the public.Click Here for More Information
The Volunteer council (or TVC) is a group of teens that meet at least twice a month for 2 hours to 1. advise and assist the librarian with development and implementation of library services, and 2. to receive volunteer service hours. Perks include snacks at meetings, opportunities for free advance copies of books, volunteer hours, meeting new friends, and an end of season party!Click Here for More Information
Sessions for TVC
Slidell Library - Wednesday, October 9th & 30th 5:30pm-7:30pm
Madisonville Library - Saturday, October 5th 2-4pm & Thursday, October 17th 5-7pm
All entrants shall be sutdents in grades seven through twelve (or equivalent).
Entrants must be sponsored by a branch of the Fleet Reserve Association or a unit of the Ladies Auxiliary, or by an FRA Member-at-Large.
The essay shall be on the theme designated and shall not exceed 350 words.
The essay shall be legibly written and typed on one side of the paper.
A student may submit only one entry each year.
Each entry must be accompanied by a separate sheet stating: the entrant's name; address; zip code; telephpone number; school grade (or equivalent); name of school or the words "home schooled;" number of words in essay; and the sponsoring branch/unit or sponsor's name.
Entries submitted to branches shall be submitted to the Branch Americanism-Patriotism Committee and postmarked not later than December 1, for judging at the branch level.
Entries sponsored by membership at large members shall be submitted to the national chairman and forwarded to an appropriate branch for judging in their respctive grade group. All entries shall be postmarked not later than December 1st.