The Governor's Institutes of Vermont Winter Weekend enrichment program is now accepting applications for this year. This program is open to high school students and is a fun, intensive way to learn about something new. There are two available sessions: Feb. 10-12 and Feb. 24-26. Topics to choose from are: Architecture Invention, Animals & Law, Bioinformatics, Social Entrepreneurship, Vocal Performance Masterclass, Youth Leadership, Intermediate Robotics, Advanced Painting & Drawing, Actors' Audition Masterclass, and Astrophotography. The programs are held at Goddard College in Plainfield, VT. Tuition is on a sliding scale based on family income, with the maxiumum being $295. For more information, please go to giv.org/winterweekend. Applications are due by January 16, but the workshops fill up quickly, so it is recommended that you apply early.
For Sophomores and Juniors who took the PSAT: If you entered your email address on your PSAT answer sheet, you should have recently recieved an email from the College Board saying that your PSAT scores are now available online. In order to access your scores, follow the instructions in the email. You will need to create a College Board account on their website in order to view your scores. In January, paper score reports will be mailed home and students will attend an info session on how to use their score reports to go online and obtain individualized practice for the SAT.