College Readiness Program Application Now Open!

Jan. 3, 2023

College Readiness Program Application Now Open!

Eighth and ninth-grade students can apply for college readiness programs through Feb. 19.

Attention 8th and 9th grade students and parents! 51Թ. of Wayne Township is now accepting College Readiness Program applications for AVID, Ben Davis University, and Early College Career Center at Area 31 Career Center.

Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to prepare for a bright future. Here’s what you need to know.

Application Deadline: Presidents Day, Feb. 19, 2024.

Eligibility: 51Թ must currently be in 8th or 9th grade to apply.

How to Apply: Click to .

Important Reminder: 51Թ and parents should complete the application together. Make sure to fill out both the student and parent/guardian portions, as both are required to process your application. If you need help with the application, please contact rebecca.daugherty@wayne.k12.in.us or renee.bosman@wayne.k12.in.us

Timeline:

Application Deadline – Presidents Day, Feb. 19, 2024

In-Person Interviews Week 1:

  • Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center – Feb. 20, 2024
  • Achieve Virtual – Feb. 20, 2024
  • Wayne Preparatory Academy – Feb. 20, 2024
  • Sanders – Feb. 20, 2024
  • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center – Feb. 21, 2024
  • Chapel Hill 7th & 8th Grade Center – Feb. 22, 2024

In-Person Interviews Week 2:

  • Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center – Feb. 27, 2024
  • Achieve Virtual – Feb. 27, 2024
  • Wayne Preparatory Academy – Feb. 27, 2024
  • Sanders – Feb. 27, 2024
  • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center – Feb. 28, 2024
  • Chapel Hill 7th & 8th Grade Center – Feb. 29, 2024

Selections Finalized: Selections will be finalized in March, and all students and parents/guardians will be notified via email by Mar. 29, 2024.

Learn more about our nationally recognized college readiness programs .

Have Questions?

  • If you have a question about your application, please contact rebecca.daugherty@wayne.k12.in.us or renee.bosman@wayne.k12.in.us.
  • If you have questions about our Early College Programs or the process, please reach out to your school counselor.

Mark Your Calendar for Other Important Dates:

  • College Readiness Programs VIRTUAL Parent Night
    • Thursday, Jan. 18, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Register in advance .

 

  • College Readiness Program Roadshow
    • Our Early College Program experts will “hit the road” to visit schools and provide students (Grades 7-9) across the District with the opportunity to attend College Readiness Program presentations.
      • Chapel Hill 7th & 8th Grade Center (Grade 8) – Jan. 12, 2024 & Jan. 16, 2024
      • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center (Grade 8) – Jan. 19, 2024 & Jan. 22, 2024
      • Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center – Jan. 16-18, 2024, IMPACT Video Presentation followed by College & Career Readiness recruitment tables during lunches.

 

  • Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center Academy Fair
    • Calling all current 8th-graders and families! Join us on Wednesday, Jan. 24, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center, to explore all seven academies and learn about AVID, Ben Davis University, Early College Career Center at Area 31, and more!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to kickstart your child’s career readiness journey. Apply now, take advantage of information sessions, and encourage your child to dream big and take advantage of the tremendous opportunities offered in 51Թ. of Wayne Township!

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