Did You Know Newsletter: October 13, 2014
Published on Oct 13, 2014 12:47

October 13, 2014


Are you age 16 or older? Do you want to explore different careers and become ready to find a job?
In PACE, you’ll participate in nine workshops after school to help prepare you for your future. The program is paid, and spots are limited. Pick up an application in the Youth Employment Center (CRLS room 2101) during lunch. The deadline to apply is Monday, October 27, 2014.
Learn more about PACE >>

College Ready

College Ready! Attention Juniors & Seniors
Be college ready! Planning, applications, mentoring, and college essay writing available for you, Wednesdays after school in the CCRC. Free Mentor Tutors! College and essay writing support and advice. Meet college deadlines and goals.

When: Wednesdays | 2:30 - 5PM (alternative days available)
Where: Career and College Resource Center, Room 1501
What: Cambridge School Volunteer Mentor Tutors

First-come, first-served. Don't miss out! Free college mentors with with you on individual needs. Once matched with a mentor you may schedule alternative days, if needed. Free hot pizza and treats.


Youth Action Corps (YAC) is hiring!
Last Day to Apply!
For a select group of students, YAC is a paid after-school job.  Are you interested in being a leader among your peers, preventing dating and domestic violence? Would you like to design products, workshops, and performances for the community? We have a few openings for Freshmen through Seniors to join the team this Fall semester.

Interested applicants must apply by Monday, October 13th. Interviews will be held in the next 2 weeks - you will be contacted for an interview after applying. Please go to this website to complete and submit an application

You must be able to work during after school hours Mondays and Wednesdays, as well as some other hours on occasion. 

Guys! Are you "hungry" for good conversation?
Every Thursday Lunch A or B, come to the RSTA conference room (#1312), for a guys only discussion group about relationships - come enjoy pizza and discussion with fellow CRLS guys. You decide the topics. Come on your own or bring friends.  

Calling Young Women of CRLS!
Are you interested in joining your peers in great conversation about relationships? Every Thursday in the Teen Health Conference Room, both lunches. We provide the pizza, you decide the topics you wish to discuss. Join a great, ongoing group. Girls only, but tell your guy friends about their opportunity every Thursday in the RSTA conference room.


Friends of CRLS Faculty Innovation Grants

Attention all teachers, counselors, administrators, librarians, and advisors, proposals are now being accepted. The deadline is November 3, 2014. Learn more >>

Upward Bound

MIT/Wellesley Upward Bound Program is Recruiting 9th Graders
The MIT/Wellesley Upward Bound Program provides after school tutoring during the school year and a six-week residential summer program at Wellesley College. Upward Bound offers academic support and college preparation guidance including college tours and senior seminars. Both the school year and summer session offer various recreational and cultural activities and field trips.

For more information or an application please contact: 617.253.5124 or see your Guidance Counselor.


Need Volunteer Hours? Interested
in Teaching?

Breakthrough is looking for teachers and tutors for our after school program. You will get hands-on classroom experience teaching and mentoring 6-10 middle school students. Breakthrough has consistently been ranked one of the best internships in the country. The program happens every Monday right after school here at CRLS. Questions? Email us or visit our website. Want to apply? Send a short letter explaining why you are interested in working with us.


Upcoming Events Sponsored by
Student Government Association

Fall Spirit Week
November 17 - 21

Monday: Mix-Match Monday
Tuesday: Twin Tuesday
Wednesday: Where-ya-from Wednesday?
Thursday: Throwback Thursday
Friday: Flannel Friday
First Work Program
The First Work Program is available to all students who want to work before and/or after school. The jobs pay $7/hour and you can work up to 10 hours per week.

Please come to Room R1312 between 7:15 - 8AM, during lunch, or after school before 3PM.

Questions? Email us.


Career & College Resource Center
Look Who's Visiting the CCRC
College representatives will be visiting Room 1501. You must sign up on Naviance and print your confirmation letter to attend. Space is limited. View the Schedule >>

The PSAT Exam will be administered on October 15, 2014 to 10th and 11th graders. There will be an altered schedule that day. Learn more >>

ACT, SAT, AP Testing
Don't forget to register in advance for these exams. View the Testing Schedule >>

Harvard CHANCE
Free SAT tutoring, homework help, or college advising from Harvard students Mondays 3:30 - 5PM and 6 - 8PM at the Harvard Science Center, Room 222. Pizza is provided each week! Questions? Email us or visit our website.

About the DYK: The DYK is a weekly publication for students of Cambridge Rindge & Latin School. To submit an announcement, email the DYK. Deadline for submission is Fridays at 10AM each week.

Oct. 13 - Oct. 19, 2014

SmartTV 98
Schedule & Streaming

Spot On: The Word
Mon. | 9:30PM, Sat. | 5:30PM

On Campus in Cambridge: MIT
Tues. | 4PM, Thurs. 8PM

Reeling: The Movie Review Show
Tues. | 8PM, Sat. 2PM

Saturday Fright Special: Rattlers
Sat. | 11PM

Schedule & Streaming

Physician Focus
Mon. 4:30PM, Tue. | 9:30AM

White House Chronicle
Wed. | 5PM, Fri. | 5PM

The Road to Recovery: Understanding Diverse Cultures
Fri. | 8PM, Sat. | 2PMP




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