Tarheel Challenge [website]|
Post Office Box 39
Salemburg, NC 28385
|Description:||A quasi-military program for high school dropouts, or expellees who, if left to their own devices, are headed for disaster|
|Enroll Info:||Tarheel ChalleNGe is a volunteer program. Anyone can recommend and assist: however, the applicant must volunteer for the training. An applicant must be motivated and committed to turning his/her life around through this "Second Chance." The Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy only holds two classes a year which last for five and one-half months. The to start months for each class are January and July. Please, if you are trying to get your Child into the program you should turn in your application packet as soon as you can. This will help us ensure that you have a completed packet in before the deadline date|
|Student Profile:||Potential high school dropouts or expellees|
|Academics:||A major part of the residential phase provides for General Education Development (GED) schooling and testing|
|Length of Stay:||22 weeks in residence at the Academy and 12 months post-residential|
|Philosophy:||The mission of the Tarheel ChalleNGe is to improve the life-coping skills and employment potential of high school dropouts or expellees so that they may become productive members of their communities and society in general.|
|Specialties:||Programs located in Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin |
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