St. John's University

Academic Supports (Tutoring) and Counseling
Location/Dates Description
Long Island City HS
Room#268/ Ongoing
NYGU cohort students can participate in tutoring (various core content areas) and counseling services M-F during periods 4-9.
Parent Meetings
Location/Dates Description
TBD Creative Arts Team (CAT) Parent Workshop – parents will learn more about how to help their children be college ready, improve study skills, and how to motivate their children to succeed.
College Fair for Students and Parents
Location/Dates Description

Fordham University
Rose Hill (Bronx) campus
November 17

CICU College Access Fair for African-American/Black and Hispanic/Latino NYGEAR UP students and parents from Bronx Leadership, Kingsbridge, Renaissance, and Schuylerville High Schools.
11:00AM-12:30PM – Morning workshops
12:30 – 2:45PM – College Fair and workshops
Please see flyers for the College Access Fair in English and Spanish for further details.

Professional Development
Location/Dates Description
November 6 Best practices in group/tutoring and targeting/engaging at-risk cohort students
November 5-9 SJU Mentor/DOE Teacher Push-In meetings: working together to maximize push-in services.
Student College Readiness Workshops
Location/Dates Description
November 13

Cool Speak – Goal Setting

November 5-9
NYGU staff will provide college readiness workshops monthly starting in the month of December. Topics will include; reviewing the junior year checklist, test-taking strategies and tips, effective essay writing, scholarship search, identifying the right college for you etc.{loadposition footable}