The National Merit Scholarship Program is an annual academic competition for recognition and potential college undergraduate Scholarships. The goal of this program is to identify and honor exceptionally able students and encourage them to pursue rigorous college studies. The competition is open to all U. S. high school students.
This year, Theodore Roosevelt High School is home to three NMSQT Semifinalists. They are:
Mengyu Lu is a Semifinalist. His parents are Jane Gao and Youn Lu.
Nathan Mudrak is a Semifinalist. His Mother is Pam Mudrak.
Abigail Pease is a Semifinalist. Her parents are Elizabeth and Dale Pease.
Each of these students will move on in the competition and apply to become a Finalist.
In addition to the Semifinalists, we are pleased to announce four Commended Students. They are:
Jacob Brawley is a Commended Student. His parents are Abigail Edgell and Thomas Brawley
Maya Niesz Kutsch is a Commended Student. Her parents are Tricia Niesz and Victor Kutsch.
Owen Pazderak is a Commended Student. His parents are Susan Louis and Matthew Pazderak.
Lee Phillips is a Commended Student. His parents are Ruth and Alan Phillips.
In the photo left to right
Back Row: Abigail Pease (SemiFinalist), Jacob Brawley (Commended Student), Lee Phillips (Commended Student), Owen Pazderak (Commended Student)
Front Row: Maya Niesz Kutsch (Commended Student) Mengyu Lu (SemiFinalist)
not pictured: Nathan Mudrak
Inviting all 10th and 11th grade parents!
On Wednesday, September 26th will be our Sophomore/Junior Class Parent Counseling Information Night. It begins at 7:00 pm in the Roosevelt auditorium. School Counselors, and a College Representative will share information about graduation pathways, Naviance, testing and college preparation with an opportunity for open dialogue at the end of our formal session.
TO HELP PREPARE FOR SELECTIVE COLLEGE ADMISSIONS
- When: Early February 2019
- Where: Theodore Roosevelt High School Auditorium
- Time: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
- To Register: The Cost is $59.00 more details to come!
Students, please bring a calculator, pencils, and highlighter.
On October 23, 2018 YSU will host a Financial aid night about funding your future.
*Learn the basics about applying for financial aid
*Meet financial aid counselors
*Get direct assistance with online applications
For More Information click the link below.
Are you looking for a prom dress?
The 18th Annual Prom Dress Giveaway will be:
- Saturday, March 24, 2018
- 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
- Family of Faith United Methodist Church 800 E. Market St. Akron
- For Girls 16+ years in need of prom dress
- Registration at the door
The world is changing at an unprecedented rate. Novel technologies proliferate and new fields of inquiry arise seemingly on a daily basis. In today’s exciting and fast-paced world, we at Duke Summer Session are determined not only to inform you about it, but to transform you into one who envisions, shapes, and delivers the incredible possibilities of tomorrow. It is for this reason that we are thrilled to introduce the following life-changing courses:
Summer College Online – Get ahead this summer and take an engaging course not available to most high school students. At Duke Summer College Online you can learn from a Duke professor without the cost and hassle of travel. By enrolling in our online Medical Neuroscience course, you will earn college credit and take a powerful step forward into a groundbreaking field.
Summer Academy – With our Global Leader and Technology Entrepreneur courses, we are committed to forming you into a leader of an ever-changing tomorrow. Whichever course you choose, you are sure to be inspired by our interdisciplinary focus, hands-on approach, and transformative curricula.
Intensive STEM Academy – Experience what it is like to be a pioneering researcher at one of the world’s premier universities. During your intensive week on Duke’s campus, you will take tours at a variety of Duke’s state-of-the-art laboratories, receive dynamic lectures from an array of Duke professors, and participate in workshops designed to propel you forward in the world of STEM.
Want to enroll in more than one program? You can do that, too! Get even more out of your summer by supplementing your Summer Academy course with our Intensive STEM Academy. Learn more about this and much more on our website.
Summer is the perfect time for junior high and high school students to explore their career interests. BGSU Pre-College Programs provides opportunities for students to experience the Bowling Green State University campus while expanding their knowledge, building life skills and exploring their interests. BGSU offers residential and day camps throughout the summer.
Camp registrations typically begin on Dec. 1, 2017; however, some camps have different deadlines.
BGSU Summer Camps and Programs
Carnegie Mellon- Summer Pre-College Programs
- Advanced Placement/ Early Admission
- National High School Game Academy
Takes place From June 30- August 11, 2018
For more information: Carnegie Mellon University
These Programs offer highly motivated, intellectually curious students the opportunity to investigate topics not typically taught in secondary schools. Students engage in small classes taught by instructors who are experts in their fields and passionate about teaching. In this setting, students hone their academic skills and form new friendships with intellectual peers. Students in our residential programs get a taste of college life on the beautiful Stanford campus. Past students have described their Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies experience as life-changing. To Learn more about the following program please use this link
Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies
- Stanford Sports Business academy
- Summer Humanities Institute
- Summer Arts Institute
- Artificial Intelligence Laboratory’s Outreach Summer Program
- Summer Institutes
- Stanford University mathematics Camp
- University-Level Online Math and Physics Courses