La Crosse High schools are working to get graduates
ready for college.
La Crosse Promise is in its second year promoting
These centers act as a guide for students and help
them to prepare for college in the fall.
Mentors are able to assist students with applications,
scholorships, and financial aid.
In the past.
future centers have been closed in the summer.
but now, a number of free workshops have been set
up to assist students before school starts in the
During the research process we realized that there
was a key demographic who were more at risk for the
Like I said.
not being admitted in the spring but then not attending
in the fall.
So for this year we wanted to start with that co-hort
and do what we can to help them.
Many summer workshops including finance programs and
exploring college majors have been set up to help
students prepare for school in the fall.
Workshops are open to any graduating senior from Logan.
Central...who live in the school district of La Crosse.
There's one in fact coming up tomorrow night and that's
on personal finance while in college.
For a full list of the free workshops that La Crosse
visit their website at La Crosse-Promise-dot-org