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TPS RECEIVES FEDERAL GRANT FOR HEAD START PROGRAM
On Thursday, June 12, Dr. Romules Durant held a news conference to announce that TPS and two delegate agencies (WSOS Community Action and the Lucas County Family and Children First Council) had been awarded more than $8 million from the federal government to run most of the Head Start operation in Lucas County. Here is a copy of the news release about the grant: Head Start release The Head Start students will start on Tuesday, Sept. 2.
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR
Parents who missed the spring deadline and would still like to register their child for kindergarten can pick up forms at the nearest high school or at the TPS Administration Building at 420 E. Manhattan Blvd. Only a parent or guardian can fill out the forms and that person must have a photo ID; three proofs of residence, and the child's birth certificate. Any questions, please call 419-671-8497. All children entering kindergarten must be age 5 on or before Sept. 30.
GUIDE TO ONLINE COLLEGE PROGRAMS
Affordable Colleges Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all of the not-for-profit universities and colleges in Ohio that offer online college programs. The Ohio colleges guide can be accessed here: http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/ohio