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Academic Scholarships
Academic Scholarships

The Salem Lodge #139/Robert A. Miller Memorial Scholarship was established by Salem Lodge #139 in 2011 in memory of Robert A. Miller to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors who attend a Forsyth County high school and reside in the Foundation's service area.

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Athletic Scholarships
Athletic Scholarships

Every year, we offer the POE Scholarship to a deserving high school senior male who will be attending the University of Illinois, and who exemplifies outstanding qualities in academics, athletics, altruism and the arts. The scholarship is fully funded by our alumni association.

Average Academic Performance Scholarships
Average Academic Performance Scholarships

Scholarships for Average Students While many scholarships award outstanding academic, musical or athletic talent, there are ample scholarship opportunities for average students from every walk of life are available.

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Boarding School
Boarding School

Traveling boarding schools, such as Think Global School, are four-year high schools that immerse the students in a new city each term. Traveling boarding schools partner with a host school within the city to provide the living and educational facilities.

Creative Scholarships
Creative Scholarships

Creative scholarships can be found for nearly every artistic and creative endeavor. The most common creative scholarships support students studying music, dance and literature. But there are just as many niche scholarships for lesser known, or lesser traveled, creative interests. There are scholarships for students of interior design.

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Freshman Year = 9th Grade
Freshman Year = 9th Grade

High schools are working to use this information to keep students in school past the ninth grade. The Everyone Graduates Center at the Johns Hopkins School of Education recommends something called the Freshman Seminar for students in their first year of high school.

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Junior Year = 11th Grade
Junior Year = 11th Grade

Eleventh grade, junior year, or grade 11 (called Year 12 in the UK) is the eleventh, and for some countries final, grade of secondary schools. Students are typically 16–17 years of age, depending on the country and the students' birthdays.

Language Immersion School
Language Immersion School

Language immersion, or simply immersion, is a technique used in bilingual language education in which two languages are used for instruction in a variety of topics, including math, science, or social studies.The languages used for instruction are referred to as the L1 and the L2 for each student, with L1 being the native language of the student and L2 being the second language to be acquired through immersion programs and techniques.

Montessori School
Montessori School

Public Schools . Montessori is a presence in more than 400 U.S. public schools, including neighborhood, magnet, and charter schools. Public Montessori programs come in many sizes, from a single early-childhood classroom to an entire elementary, junior high, or high school.

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Parochial School
Parochial School

A parochial school is a private primary or secondary school affiliated with a religious organization, and whose curriculum includes general religious education in addition to secular subjects, such as science, mathematics and language arts.

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Private Special Education School
Private Special Education School

Private schools can use different hiring standards than public schools, which have strict guidelines for special education teachers. About the Author Geri Coleman Tucker is a freelance writer and editor and a former deputy managing editor for USA Today.

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Reggio Emilia School
Reggio Emilia School

Outside of the town of Reggio Emilia, all schools and preschools (and home schools) are Reggio-inspired, using an adaptation of the approach specific to the needs of their community. This is important, as each student, teacher, parent, community, and town are different.

Religious School
Religious School

A parochial school is a private primary or secondary school affiliated with a religious organization, and whose curriculum includes general religious education in addition to secular subjects, such as science, mathematics and language arts.

Scholarships for Minorities
Scholarships for Minorities

Tuskegee University offers its Minority Serving Institution Scholarship Reservation to a high-achieving high school senior or students already enrolled in an undergraduate program. The Yale School of Business Management offers an extensive number of scholarships to minority students interested in enrolling in its MBA program.

Scholarships for Women
Scholarships for Women

Overview. Girls in high school have plenty of opportunities for finding scholarships and grants for college. Businesses and large corporations now seek to support women entering fields such as engineering, math, and computer technology.

Senior Year = 12th Grade
Senior Year = 12th Grade

And now, it’s senior year. Whether they love high school or hate it, kids tend to view senior year as a time that can’t come soon enough. Either it’s the last step before breaking free of high school or it’s the most fun year ever, when commencement celebrations start on the first day back.

Sophomore Year = 10th Grade
Sophomore Year = 10th Grade

You're not a freshman anymore, and you can expect things to be different in your sophomore year of high school, from electives to driving. You're not a freshman anymore, and you can expect things to be different in your sophomore year of high school, from electives to driving.

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Traditional Private School
Traditional Private School

In the public school world a traditional school is a regular public school and a non-traditional school is a charter school. That's not what I am discussing here with respect to private schools. The concept of a private school as an independent largely self-financing corporate entity does not change.

Unusual Scholarships
Unusual Scholarships

Remember, if you have an unusual talent, there may just be an equally unusual scholarship available. For a complete list of wacky, unusual, and just plain weird scholarships, conduct a free scholarship search at Scholarships.com and put those talents to good use.

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