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EDUCATIONAL SERVICES

Connect wants to help your teen succeed in school! Whether your teen is looking for help with college prep or needs assistance with obtaining their GED, Connect them to the right resources.  

 

Providers

Tutoring: Urban League of the Upstate

Ages:

9th to 12th graders


OVERVIEW

Urban League of the Upstate: Project Ready assists students to make academic progress, benefit from cultural enrichment opportunities and develop important skills, attitudes and aptitudes that will aid in their transition from high school and position them for post-secondary success. 

CONTACT

GED Attainment: Adult Learning Center

Ages:

17 +


OVERVIEW

Locations at:
Middle Tyger Community Center: GED Program
Upstate Family Resource Center: GED Program and ESOL Classes
Madden Learning Center: GED Program, Diploma Program and ESOL Classes
Woodruff Primary School: GED Program

CONTACT

GED Attainment: Upstate ACHIEVE

Ages:

16 - 24


OVERVIEW

Helps out-of-school youth work towards completing their education, preparing for college/workforce through job internships, including WorkKeys testing, finding employment and enhancing their self-esteem through leadership skills development. 

CONTACT

Mentoring: Citizen Scholars Program

Ages:

9th-12th Graders


OVERVIEW

Aid Spartanburg County students who have exhibited academic potential and a strong desire to further their education. To qualify, students must complete a rigorous seven-year program. During that time, tutors and mentors provide guidance and help them focus on their academic goals.

CONTACT

SAT/ACT Prep: SC Test Prep

Ages:

9th-12th Graders


OVERVIEW

A local resource that helps youth with educational attainment. SC Test Prep offers standardized testing courses, tutoring, and counseling.

CONTACT

Resources

CareerOneStop

Search for scholarships, fellowships, grants and prizes to assist with your college tuition.

SC Test Prep

A local resource that helps youth with educational attainment. SC Test Prep offers standardized testing courses, tutoring, and counseling. 

 

Strive for College

Strive is a free online community where aspiring college students connect with dedicated mentors to receive one-on-one guidance and support through the college admissions and financial aid application process.

College Scorecard

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