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10,000 Degrees High School Readiness Summit

YOUR ROADMAP TO HIGH SCHOOL SUCCESS

The 10,000 Degrees High School Readiness Summit is a free and virtual early college and career summer program for rising 8th and 9th grade students that focuses on preparing them for high school using a holistic approach. In addition to supporting students in their education, the program will provide an opportunity to grow their skills in their everyday life.

YOU’LL LEARN…

  • Learn how to read a college award letter  
  • How to budget properly 
  • Students should take pride in their identity and understand that diversity is power
  • Students should understand to value their own strengths and beliefs (and respect others)  
  • Best practices to grow your advocacy skills 
  • And much more!

WHEN IS THE 10,000 DEGREES HIGH SCHOOL READINESS SUMMIT?

Parent will join Zoom from 6 PM to 7 PM on Monday:

  • August 2nd, 2021, for parents of rising 8th grade students attending school in…
    • Novato: Hamilton Middle School, San Jose Middle School
    • Marin City: SMCSD
  • August 9th, 2021, for parents of rising 9th grade students attending… 
    • West Marin: Tomales High School 
    • Novato: San Marin High School, Novato High School 
    • Marin City: Tamalpais High School

Students will Zoom in virtually from 1 PM to 3 PM Tuesday through Thursday on the following weeks:

  • August 3–5, 2021, for rising 8th students attending school in…
    • Novato: Hamilton Middle School, San Jose Middle School
    • Marin City: SMCSD 
  • August 10-12, 2021, for rising 9th students attending… 
    • West Marin: Tomales High School 
    • Novato: San Marin High School, Novato High School 
    • Marin City: Tamalpais High School

WHEN IS THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER?

Students attending all sessions must register by July 23, 2021 to receive Zoom access information and workshop materials.

CAN I PARTICIPATE IN OTHER ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS AT THE SAME TIME?

Yes! If a student participates in other enrichment programs that provide similar services to 10,000 Degrees, they can still participate in the 10,000 Degrees High School Readiness Summit, provided that it does not conflict with other summer programming offered by other organizations.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THE 10,000 DEGREES HIGH SCHOOL READINESS SUMMIT?

Students attending a partner middle school or high school site will have access to *FREE* year-round workshops and support from a near-peer 10,000 Degrees Fellow. Students will receive email updates for upcoming workshops, and other events to support their transition to high school.

For more information, contact:

Yngri-Resize

Yngri Romero 

Program Manager – North Marin

yngri.romero(at)10000degrees.org