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Meet Noah Baldwin

By nbaldwin | August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hello, everyone! My name is Noah Baldwin, and I am excited to join Crosby Scholars as your new Near Peer Senior Advisor!  Did you know that students who were advised in the 2010-11 academic year were 25% more likely to apply to college than their classmates and 34% more likely to be accepted into a… Read more »

We all make mistakes but our mistakes do not define who we are.

By ascott | August 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

“A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it and never makes that mistake again.” – Roy H. Williams       We all make mistakes. But no matter what you mess up on, acknowledging your own errors in your work; you can still overcome your mistakes. Taking ownership of what happened and learning from… Read more »

Tips for a successful school year!

By ascott | July 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

This school year will be like no other. Although COVID-19 has changed the school year for many students and teachers, we understand the transition to digital learning maybe difficult. We believe that every student has the chance to be successful and we are here to help make sure COVID-19 doesn’t stop that success. Here are… Read more »

Meet your new Middle School Coordinator!

By ascott | July 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hi guys! My name is Ashley Scott, I’m your new Middle School Coordinator. I’m excited to join Crosby Scholars and I can’t wait to meet everyone. What attracted me to this position was that I would have the opportunity to help students prepare for college and give positive advice from my college experience. The Crosby… Read more »

Leadership

By kmontgomery | September 24, 2020

While in high school, it is important to remember that the extent of your growth and learning is not limited to the classroom. Leadership has many definitions, and students tend to think that they must be the person with the title in front of his or her name in order to have influence. Being a… Read more »

Crosby Scholars Academies

By kmontgomery | September 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Throughout your time as a Crosby Scholar, you will continue to hear about the academy topics that we offer. Our personal enrichment and academic workshops are called academies and we strive to prepare topics that will prepare students for success. The goal is to expose our students to an array of topics that will produce… Read more »

Resilience

By kmontgomery | August 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Are you the type of person who gives up after failing the first time? Do you feel defeated when life doesn’t go your way? If you are easily numbed by setbacks and are unable to reach your goals, begin to reflect on the word resilience and why it’s important. Life will always throw you curve… Read more »

Choose the Program, not the College

By kmontgomery | July 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

The college search and application process can be a difficult one to start without knowing what your first steps should be. Parents and high school seniors tend to feel overwhelmed before beginning the process because they don’t know where to start. Crosby Scholars exists to help ease the inevitable anxiety that joins students and parents!… Read more »

Make Your Summers Count

By kmontgomery | June 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

Back in high school, my summers consisted of socializing with friends, sleeping in every day, and laying poolside. Although I look back on those times with fond memories, I regret not making my summers count. Whether you enjoy cooking, robotics, theater, or basketball, there’s always a summer enrichment program out there for you to join.… Read more »

The secret to self-care

By kmontgomery | May 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

It sounds cliché, but when you have a healthy mind and a healthy body, you will have a healthy life. Some of us are good at maintaining a healthy body, but forget that taking care of our mental health is equally important. Others are good at maintaining a healthy mind but forget to look after… Read more »