DYK Newsletter: June 15, 2015
Published on Jun 15, 2015 10:03

June 15, 2015
Club Z

Club Z! Offers Affordable One-on-One Tutoring in the Student's Home
SAT or ACT test prep: For a limited time between June 15 and June 30, Club Z! is offering a free online diagnostic for both SAT and ACT to help determine which test the student is better suited to.

Study Skills Program: Including time and self-management skills; improving concentration and memory; organization skills; test preparation and test anxiety; homework management; writing papers and essays.

Summer Writing Program: Preparing for SAT, ACT and college application essay writing, gaining better writing mechanics, improving writing skills and confidence.

Summer Reading Program: Focuses on strategic reading comprehension skills designed to achieve higher scores on the SAT/ACT.

Subject specific academic tutoring on all other subjects to help students get a jump start on next year. Please visit our website
 for more information.


Friends of Cambridge Rindge & Latin Honors Co-founder, Donna Spiegelman
FOCRLS Board honored Donna Spiegelman on the occasion of her stepping down from the Board, for her dedication to the students of Cambridge in co-founding Friends of CRLS, in creating the innovative FOCRLS It Takes a Village (ITAV) College Success Program and for her 9 years of service on the FOCRLS Board. Spiegelman, Professor of Epidemiologic Methods at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health, served as FOCRLS’ first President, then as Treasurer, and then as the Director of the ITAV Program. The Cambridge NAACP awarded Spiegelman and FOCRLS co-founder Elaine Schear their 2013 Education Award in recognition of their role in making enhanced educational and social development opportunities possible for the diverse population of CRLS. For more information about FOCRLS or to make a donation in honor of Donna Spiegelman, please visit the organization’s website. Read 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.


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 >>

CEOC is Here to Help You!
Need help filling out the CSS/PROFILE or other financial aid forms? Wondering how to pay for college? Have questions about navigating the college process? CEOC can help! Check us out at the CCRC on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Appointments are also available on other days, evenings, and weekends at our office in Central Square (11 Inman St. Right behind City Hall). Contact Nadia Davila (617.868.2900) or Tina Alu (617.868.2900) for more information or to make an appointment today!

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

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

Weekly Highlights from June 15 - 21, 2015

SmartTV 98
Schedule & Streaming

Youth View Cambridge
Mon. | 9PM, Thurs. | 9PM

Falcon Sports World
Wed. | 10:30PM, Sat. | 6:30PM

Expedition New England
Wed. | 7PM, Sat. | 9AM

Tomorrow Today: The Science Magazine
Sat. | 4PM, Sun. | 6PM

Schedule & Streaming
School Committee Meeting (Live)
Tue. | 6PM

White House Chronicle
Thurs. | 10PM, Sun. | 5PM

Physician Focus
Fri. | 4:30PM, Sun. | 4:30PM

Download the 2015 CRLS Summer Reading brochure and necessary documents.

Download the 2015 CRLS Summer Pre-Course Packets. They are meant to review prior knowledge essential for success in each of the core math classes offered at CRLS.

mobile app

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Employment Permits (also known as “Working Papers”) for Cambridge residents between the ages of 14 and 17 can be obtained only at the RSTA Office 617.349.7782 at CRLS. Learn more >>

Download the schedule >>


Earthwatch Needs Volunteers
August 29
The Urban Forest Program invites students to become scientists for a day and help improve the sustainability of their city.  Volunteers gain experience conducting local field research in their community and enhance their understanding of the environment around them.
Learn more >>

Cambridge in Motion presents this week's healthy snack suggestion: strawberries and a small handful of nuts, such as cashews, walnuts or soy nuts. Learn more >>



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