ACT Prep Class

Prospective Students

Services provided by the program includes the following:

  • Academic, financial, career or personal counseling including advice on entry into secondary or post-secondary education programs
  • Career exploration and aptitude assessment
  • Tutoring services
  • Information on post-secondary education
  • Information on student financial assistance
  • Exposure to college campuses
  • Assistance in completing college admissions and financial aid applications
  • Assistance preparing for college entrance exams
  • Mentoring programs
  • Special activities for seventh and eighth graders

Read our students' success stories.

The program also benefits parents by:

  • Providing information on how to help students through the college process
  • Parent meetings and workshops on financial aid, scholarships, vocational school and college admission requirements
  • Continued commitment to help students find success

Who can join:

  • Either first generation (neither parent has a four-year college degree) and/or financially eligible.
  • A U.S. citizen or a permanent resident
  • Students interested in pursuing higher education
  • AND enrolled in the 7th—12th grade in one of the following schools:
    • Durango High School
    • Big Picture High School
    • Escalante Middle School
    • Ignacio Middle and High School
    • Mancos Middle and High School
    • Pagosa Springs Middle and High School
    • Cortez Middle and High School

Read our program brochure (English).

Read our program brochure (Spanish).

Next steps

To learn more about the program and to apply please call our office at:


Download the application form (English).

Download the application form (Spanish).