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SDC Prepares Milwaukee High School Students for ACT
SDC Prepares Milwaukee High School Students for ACT
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Thursday, June 27th, 2013
12:00 am

A series of free ACT Wings workshops will be offered in July at the Social Development Commission to help students entering 10th, 11th and 12th grades in September with the test.

These one-day sessions will provide practice ACT exams, ACT preparation books, study plans and tips for success.  Individual follow-up meetings will be scheduled with participating students to discuss test results.

The goal of the workshops is to help Milwaukee County high school students understand and prepare for this important college readiness assessment. Interested students must complete and mail in registration materials by Thursday, June 27.  Click here for details.

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