This year the PSAT will be administered on October 11, 2017. All 10th and 11th grade students will take the test. 9th grade students can also take the PSAT by paying $16 to register. Registration takes place September 26 -29 during lunch at Bryan and Rudder High Schools. In addition to providing practice for the SAT, …Continue reading "PSAT Registration and Administration"
High school students interested in online test preparation for the PSAT, ACT, SAT, TSIA or GED can sign up at their campus Go Center. These courses are provided through Edgenuity online and are 100% student driven. There is no cost to enroll.Continue reading "College Entrance Exam Prep"
Counselors from Columbia University, UCLA, Notre Dame and Williams College will be in College Station on October 2, 2017 from 7:00 – 9:00pm. The location will be Cavalry Court 200 Century Court in College Station. You must register for this event! Sessions include an overview of each institution, the surrounding community, information on the admissions …Continue reading "Info Session for Columbia University and more!"
Welcome to the new Advanced Academics blog! The purpose of this blog is to provide k-12 parents information regarding college admissions, advanced courses, gifted and talented programs as well as advertise outside opportunities for students. The blog will be updated monthly with new announcements and articles.Continue reading "Welcome to Advanced Academics!"
Do you want to learn more about the Odyssey STEM Academy located at Rayburn and SFA? The Odyssey website provides great program information as well as information for the upcoming school year. Click here to visit the site!Continue reading "Odyssey Website"
Meet representatives from various colleges and universities including technical schools and the military. College Night is free to attend and open to all students! Roy Lopez from Texas A&M University will also conduct a financial aid seminar. You can pre-register online at www.gotocollegefairs.com Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm Location: Brazos …Continue reading "Brazos Valley College Night"
In an effort to identify student talent and better serve our student population, Bryan ISD will be administering a universal aptitude screener at kindergarten and fourth grade during the 2017-2018 school year. The goal of this screener is to help identify student strengths in a variety of areas. Even if a student has been previously …Continue reading "Gifted and Talented Screening"
Listed below are the dates for the upcoming SAT and ACT. Visit the website for registration deadlines. Students who qualify for Free/Reduced lunch need to see their counselor for a fee waiver! SAT Test Dates – https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register/dates-deadlines October 7, 2017 November 4, 2017 December 2, 2017 March 10, 2017 May 5, 2017 June 2, …Continue reading "SAT & ACT Test Dates"
Founded in 2011 by the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement at UT-Austin, the Latino History Essay Competition has found a new home with UIL Academics beginning with the 2012-2013 school year. In its initial year the competition was open to students in South Texas; beginning with 2012-2013 the competition was opened to students statewide. …Continue reading "Latino History Essay Competition"
Founded in 1995 as an event sponsored by The University of Texas at Austin, the Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition moved to its new home with UIL Academics in 2011-2012. The competition provides students an opportunity to explore the contributions of African Americans to Texas history, as well as honoring the legacy of its namesake, …Continue reading "Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition"