Jump Start College Program

Carson High School

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Jump Start College Schedule

Classes are held on the WNC Carson City Campus

Fall 2014 Semester (Aug. 25 - Dec. 13):
English 101: Tues, Thurs 11:15a - 12:30p
Math 126: Mon, Wed 9:45a - 11:00a
Anthropology 101:
Mon, Wed 11:15a - 12:30p
Supplemental Instruction: Tues, Thurs 9:45a - 11:00a

Spring 2015 Semester Classes (Tentative):
English 102
Math 127
Biology 100

Costs and Payments:

The Carson City County District will pay $180.00 of the tuition and fees for each class. Parents are responsible for $90.00 per class or $285.00 total. Those in need of assistance may also apply for a grant from WNC to cover 50% of their portion of the tuition and fees ($143.00). Payment of the balance is due to Carson High School by August 8 to ensure enrollment.

Fall 2014 Textbook Requirements:

**NOTE: Carson City School District will pay for textbooks.

English 101 - #1 of 1 texts
Title: Patterns for College Writing: A Rhetorical Reader and Guide
Author: Kirszner, Mandell
Edition: 12th
Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's
ISBN: 9780312676841

Math 126 - #1 of 1 texts
Title: Precalculus
Author: Sisson
Edition: 2nd
Publisher: Hawkes Learning
ISBN 9781938891311 + access code
*** Also required: TI-83 or TI-84 calculator

Anthropology 101 - #1 of 1 texts
Title: instructor-created
Author: instructor-created
Edition: N/A
Publisher: McGraw/Hill
ISBN 1308185928 (print) OR 1308185936 (ebook)

Important Contacts
Name Itzel Salazar-Garcia
Title Teacher Assistant
Phone 775-684-9647

Name Deb Case, Director of Counseling Services
Title Teacher Assistant Supervisor
Phone 775-445-3270

Name Lupe Ramirez, Assistant to the Dean
Title Asistencia en Espanol
Phone 775-445-3344

Name John Kinkella, Dean of Student Services
Title Jump Start College Coordinator
Phone 775-445-3271

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