Kingsbridge Heights Community Center

3101 Kingsbridge Terrace

Bronx, NY 10463

Phone: 718.884.0700

Fax: 718.884.0858

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THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE?

Know what to expect before and after you arrive. We can help. It's free!

THE COLLEGE DIRECTIONS PROGRAM

Alone, the college application process can be a challenge, but together it's a breeze. You'll see. Nintey-six percent of our graduates are accepted to a
2 or 4-year college.

If you are a high school student or returning adult living in the Bronx, we
can help you:

  • Find Your Way with One-on-One Guidance
  • Think About What College Means to You
  • Explore Your Career Options
  • Visit Colleges and College Fairs
  • Choose the Right Schools
  • Prepare for SATs
  • Search for Scholarships
  • Fill Out College and Financial Aid Applications
  • Complete Your Application Essay

Some of our graduating seniors are now attending:

  • Local Private Schools
  • Ivy League Universities
  • CUNY and SUNY Schools

You can too! For a comprehensive list of colleges and universities our program graduates have attended, click here

SAT PREP COURSE

For High School Juniors (FREE)

Classes begin mid-October and end in late April.

pdf DOWNLOAD APPLICATION (514KB)

Description:

  • Two hour sessions every Wednesday evenings from 6:30PM - 8:30PM
  • Four Practice SAT Exams will be given throughout the SAT Prep period
  • SAT Fee waiver will be available for students who qualify

Requirements:

  • Completed Application (includes the following)
    - Letter of Recommendation from Academic or Professional Reference
    - Consent Letter from Guidance Counselor to release SAT Scores
    - Photo Release form from Parent/Guardian
    - Contract signed by Parent/Guardian & Student
    - Completed Teen Center Registration form
    - *$50 Security deposit (will be returned if student follows the Contract Guidelines)

Space is limited, only 20 seats are available. Deadline for paperwork is September 22nd. First come, first serve.

For High School Seniors

Classes begin September 16th and end November 4th.

pdf DOWNLOAD APPLICATION (387KB)

Description:

  • Nine week intensive SAT Prep for HS Seniors only
  • Two hour sessions every Tuesday evenings from 6:30PM - 8:30PM
  • In preparation for November 8th & December 6th SAT Exam
  • SAT Fee waiver will be available for students who qualify

Requirements:

  • $200 Registration Fee
  • Completed Application
  • Completed Teen Center Registration form
Space is limited, only 15 seats are available. Deadline for paperwork is September 15th. First come, first serve.

College Directions Program Fall 2014 Calendar

Teen Center and College Directions Facebook Group

The College Directions Program needs dedicated volunteer tutors!
Join us!

JC Soto, Program Coordinator

jcsoto@khcc-nyc.org
718.884.0700 ext.169

Derwin Greene, Education Counselor
dgreene@khcc-nyc.org
718.884.0700 ext.184

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