Jump Start College Program
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.
Classes are held at Yerington High School in Room 40.5. The WNC van will be available to transport students from Smith Valley High School to Yerington High School. Your Teacher Assistant will arrange the pickup time with you before the start of the semester.
Fall 2014 Semester (Aug 25. - Dec. 13):
English 101: Mon, Wed 9:25a - 10:40a
Math 126: Thurs 9:25a - 12:05p
Communications 101: Mon, Wed 10:50a - 12:05p
History 101: Tues 9:25a - 12:05p
Supplemental Instruction: Fri 9:40a - 11:40a
Spring 2015 Semester (Tentative):
The Lyon County School District will pay 50% of tuition and fees ($547.50), parents are responsible for 50% ($547.50). The district will pay 100% of the tuition and fees for those qualified for free and reduced lunch. Those not qualified but in need of assistance may also 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 Smith Valley High School by August 8 to ensure enrollment.
**NOTE: Smith Valley High School will provide textbooks
|English 101 - #1 of 2 texts|
|Title:||McGraw-Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage|
|English 101 - #2 of 2 texts|
|Title:||Emerging: Contemporary Readings for Writers|
|Publisher:||Bedford St. Martin's|
|Math 126 - #1 of 1 texts|
|Title:||Precalculus Enhanced with Graphing Utilities plus NEW MyMathLab with Pearson eText|
|Author:||Sullivan and Sullivan|
|Please note students have three options to purchase materials for this math course:
Option 1: Purchase MyMathLab access through www.pearsonmylabandmastering.com. This will cost approximately $100 through the Pearson website and will include access to the e-book. You will need to wait until your instructor has provided the course ID. It will be sent via email before classes begin.
Option 2: Purchase MyMathLab access as described in Option 1. Also order a used copy of the Precalculus text from Amazon or other vendor - use this option if you'd prefer to have a hard copy in addition to the ebook.
Option 3: Purchase the package above (using ISBN 9780321832139) which includes MyMathLab access and a new hard copy of the text.
|*** Also required: Scientific calculator (such as TI-30)|
|History 101 - #1 of 1 texts|
|Communications 101 - #1 of 1 texts|
|Provided by instructors|
|Name||Deb Case, Director of Counseling Services|
|Title||Teacher Assistant Supervisor|
|Name||Ron Marrujo, Coordinator of Rural Student Services|
|Name||Lupe Ramirez, Assistant to the Dean|
|Title||Asistencia en Espanol|
|Name||John Kinkella, Dean of Student Services|
|Title||Jump Start College Coordinator|