Jump Start College Program

Silver Stage High School

Registration for the Fall 2014/Spring 2015 school year has ended. For more information about Jump Start, including how you can enroll next year, please contact your high school counselor.

Jump Start College Schedule

Classes are held at Silver Stage High School in Room 18 (Lab will be in Room 17)

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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