The Foundation funds a series of classes designed to help students prepare for the career or college of their choice. The classes include:
ACT Blitz. Offered in the spring of each year at both Anderson HS and Turpin HS, this class reviews strategies for taking the ACT test. Parents of sophomores and juniors will receive an email a month before the test with registration information. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
PSAT Practice Test (Sunday, October 7th, 2018) Every fall, FHFE offers a full length PSAT practice test for all interested juniors and sophomores. The test is given at Nagel Middle School under conditions similar to the actual PSAT. Students are given the answers to take home with them to score the test themselves. Parents of sophomores and juniors will receive an email a month before the test with registration information.
Interviewing Skills Class. Students learn about resume writing and interviewing via an online class and then have the opportunity to be take part in practice interviews with local business people. 2019 date will be announced soon.
College Essay Writing Workshop. FHFE and Riverbend Education Solutions, LLC are providing an opportunity for rising high school seniors to attend a four-hour workshop devoted to brainstorming essay topics and developing relevant essay structure. The goal of the workshop is for each student to leave with either a solid outline or first draft of a main personal statement and have the tools to develop more. 2019 date TBD.