The CLBC announces:
2019 Frederick M. Roberts College Scholarship Program
The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) Scholarship Program was established to assist deserving students by offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses. This program provides tuition assistance to enable students to fulfill their higher education goals. Scholarship candidates must be full-time students in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Graduating high school seniors with written proof of acceptance at an accredited institution of higher learning are also eligible.
To be eligible for selection, candidates must:
Complete the online CLBC Scholarship Application below (the application is NOW OPEN)
- Complete the online CLBC Scholarship Application below
- Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
- Submit personal statement essay describing why you should be selected
- Two signed letters of recommendation dated within the last 90 days
- Community member not related to you
- School representative
- Copy of the most recent transcript
The deadline to submit the scholarship application is Monday, April 8, 2019. Link: https://blackcaucus.legislature.ca.gov/clbc-scholarship-program
Scholarship Application Timeline:
Friday, February 15, 2019 – Applications available
Monday, April 8, 2019 – Application period closed
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – Scholarship Recipients Announced
If you have questions, please see your counselor.
Save the date, Da Vinci Design High School Diversity Council is hosting a multicultural food fair! We are looking for parents to sign up to provide a dish and help serve food.
WHEN: Friday May 3, 2019
Please contact Pam Baker (email@example.com) if you are interested in making our food fair a success!
Food fair flyer
There will be an informational workshop on adolescent depression and anxiety for Da Vinci Schools parents. Attendees will learn strategies to identify depression and anxiety in their child, as well as coping skills to address these challenges.
A doctoral student from Pepperdine University will be at the meeting to provide you with different skills and strategies to help you ease your child’s discomfort. The presentation will be free and all Da Vinci parents are welcome to attend!
WHEN: Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Black Box Theater at Da Vinci Schools, 201 N. Douglas St, El Segundo, CA.
Are you interested in gaining job experience while also getting paid? Bixel Exchange is working with the City of Los Angeles and tech companies like Snap Inc., NBCUniversal, Fox Sports West, Boingo Wireless and others to offer summer internships to students. These are PAID internships at major tech companies, targeted to Angelenos over 16 years of age.
Students must apply before April 1, 2019.
Check the attached flyer to for specific requirements, guidelines, and the application.
Please join us for our first Counselor Chat of the semester, Wednesday February 20, 2019 from 8-9 am in the Blackbox on the first floor. This is the time for you to meet our counseling team, ask questions, and receive informative resources to help guide your students.
As a Reminder:
Students should see counselors according to the following:
Pam Baker – last name A – GL (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Rachel Fusco – last name GO – O (email@example.com)
Erin Knott – last name P – Z (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Recovery Village is dedicated to maintaining exceptional service at their drug and alcohol rehab facilities while providing unique opportunities for education and personal development. As part of this commitment, The Recovery Village is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study.
A $1,000 award will be given to a student pursuing a health-related degree program. Areas of study that will be considered include, but are not limited to, counseling, social work, emergency medicine, pre-med, nursing, psychology (with a focus on addiction counseling or a substance-abuse related field).
For more information and instructions on how to apply see the website.
The South Bay Business Women’s Association is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide an effective education and mutual support for working women. The SBBWA offers financial help to women through its scholarship program in addition to providing support, encouragement and inspiration through the association’s activities.
Their goal is to offer seven (7) $2,000 scholarship awards in 2019 based on sponsorship support. If you are interested in applying for this scholarship and want more information, the website is posted below.
Applications and transcripts must be received by February 24, 2019.
Hawthorne Dental and Braces are providing kids without insurance free braces. If one of your kids or someone you know who qualifies needs braces check out the attached flyer for qualifications and contact info.
Free Braces for Kids in LA County Flyers (English and Spanish)