Published Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by Tifinie

  NATIONAL MERIT SEMIFINALIST RECOGNITION   Becoming a National Merit Semifinalist is a highly coveted achievement!  It gives students eligibility for a FULL SCHOLARSHIP to almost any college!       HOW TO QUALIFY Be a Junior in High School Take the PSAT in October of your Junior year Score in the top .5% of the other Juniors in your state         HAVE NO FEAR!   It’s not as daunting as it sounds.  Last year, Excel had 85 students in the Bay Area, alone, win this recognition!  This year, we want to… Continue Reading

Financing your Education

Published Monday, February 14, 2011 by Tarang

It’s a cold February morning here in Fremont and we each have our ways of fighting the cold. Some of us like to drink a warm cup of tea, while others make ample use of their blankets. But for you, high school students, the only way to survive the cold is to take the heat. It’s time to face the truth that college is going to be expensive, and you are going to have to learn the various ways of financing your education:   1. Scholarships: This is probably the best way to pay for an… Continue Reading