Jump Start College Program

Silver Stage High School

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Jump Start College Schedule

Classes are held at Silver Stage High School

Fall 2014 Semester (Aug. 25 - Dec. 13):
English 101: Thurs 9:30a - 12:15p
Math 126: Mon, Wed 9:30a - 10:45a
Psychology 101: Tues 9:30a - 12:15p
History 101: Mon, Wed 11:00a - 12:15p

Spring 2015 Semester (Tentative)
English 102
Math 127
Science TBA
History 102

Costs and Payments

The Lyon County School District will pay 50% of tuition and fees ($547.50), parents are responsible for 50% ($547.50). The school district will pay 100% for students qualified for free and reduced lunch. Those not on free and reduced may apply for a grant from WNC to cover $274.00 of their portion of the tuition and fees. Payments of the balance are due to Silver Stage High School by August 8 to insure enrollment.

Fall 2014 Textbook Requirements:

**NOTE: Silver Stage High School will provide textbooks

English 101 - #1 of 1 texts
Title: College Writing Essentials: Rhetoric, Reader, Research Guide, and Handbook
Author: Skwire, David Wiener, Harvey S.
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Longman
ISBN: 9780205572533

Math 126 - #1 of 1 texts
Title: Precalculus
Author: Larson
Edition: 9th
Publisher: Cengage
ISBN 9781133949015
*** Also required: TI-83 or TI-84 calculator

History 101 - #1 of 2 texts
Title: American Horizons, Concise: US History in a Global Context, Vol. 1: To 1877
Author: Schaller, Schulzinger, Sezls-Selfa,Greenwood, Kirk, Purcell, Sheehan-Dean
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN 9780199740154
History 101 - #2 of 2 texts
Title: Reading American Horizons: US History in a Global Context, Vol. 1: To 1877
Author: Schaller, Schulzinger, Sezls-Selfa,Greenwood
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN 9780199768493

Psychology - #1 of 1 texts
Title: Psychology in Modules
Author: Myers
Edition: 10th
Publisher: Worth
ISBN 9781464113642

Important Contacts
Name Cindy Matthes
Title Teacher Assistant
Phone 775-684-9653

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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