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Sol Tutoring

  • Bi-Lingual tutoring services for K-12th grade
  • Tutoring for college students
  • GED services
  • Individual Tutoring

117 South Third Avenue
Pasco, WA 99301
509-542-8890
solcasemanagement.com/ses.html

Hours:
M-F 9am-5:30pm                     Sat 9am-2:30pm

For private tutoring fill out Sol tutoring referral

 

CBC Upward Bound

  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Advising
  • College Visitations
  • Pre-College Workshops
  • Community Service

2600 N. 20th Ave
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 542-4384
columbiabasin.edu

Must be eligible:

  • Potential first generation college student
  • Attending Prosser, Connell, Chiawana, or Pasco High School
  • Meets federal income guidelines
  • Preferably in 9th or 10th grade
  • No F’s on last report card
  • Strong desire for a college degree

Free to eligible students

WSU Gear Up

  • Tutoring Services
  • Educational classes

2710 Crimson Way
Richland, WA 99354
(509) 372-7298
earlyoutreach.wsu.edu/2013/

For more information on accessing services, see the WSU Gear-Up Tool

Free to eligible students

Kennewick School District Team Read

  • Reading tutoring during normal school hours
  • Available at these Elementary Schools:
    • Amistad
    • Southgate
    • Sunset View
    • Vista
    • Edison
    • Eastgate
    • Hawthorne

201 S. Garfield St, Room 13
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 222-7324
teamreadtutoring.com/about1.html

Students are picked by their teachers to be a part of the program. Students with behavioral problems are not eligible.

Free to eligible students

Preschool Programs:


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Head Start

  • Preschool programs
  • Early Head Start

 

Richland:
1549 Georgia Ave, SE, Suite B
Richland, WA 99352
509-735-1062
Pasco:
3203 W. Sylvester
Pasco, WA 99301
509-542-9688
http://bfhs.net/

Fill out Preschool Application, also available in Spanish

Costs are free to qualified applicants

Migrant Seasonal Head Start

  • Comprehensive childcare services
  • Preschool

Site 1:
315 W. Court Street
Pasco, WA 99301
509-547-7882
Site 2:
1010 S. 6th Street
Pasco, WA 99301
509-546-9971

Contact specific site for more information and to receive packets

Costs are free to qualified applicants

ECEAP- Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program

  • Early Learning Preschool
  • Family support and parent involvement

For more information on site locations as well as how to access services see the ECEAP Tool

Costs are free to qualified applicants

High School Education Programs:


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Tri-Tech Skills Center

Career and Technical training for High School Junior and Seniors

5929 West Metaline
Kennewick, WA
(509) 222-7300
M-F 7am-4pm
http://www.ksd.org/tritech/

Classes are open to:

  • all area public, private, and home schooled student age 16-20
  • Anyone 16-20 who is not enrolled in school and who has not received a diploma on a space availability basis

No costs

Tri-Tech Skills Center Summer Academy

2-week introductory classes

5929 West Metaline
Kennewick, WA
(509) 222-7300
M-F 7am-4pm
ksd.org/tritech/SummerSchool.asp

Classes are open to:

  • All area public, private, and home schooled students- including income freshman!
  • To access services, see classes and application

No costs

CBC Running Start

College level courses for High School Junior and Seniors

2600 N. 20th Ave
Pasco, WA 99301
(509)542-4481
columbiabasin.edu/index.aspx?page=64

For detailed information on accessing services see the CBC Running Start Tool

For information on costs, see the CBC Running Start Tool

GED/ Getting Back Into School:


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Fast Forward

  • Enrollment assistance
  • Continual support and guidance

Boys and Girls Club - Bobbie Littrell Center
333 W. Court Street
Pasco WA 99301
(509) 416-0304
fastforwardnow.org/

For more information on accessing services see the
Fast Forward Learning Tool

No cost

CBC HEP Program

  • Academic advising
  • Tutoring
  • Career Planning
  • College visits
  • Stipends for textbooks and supplies

Columbia Basin College
2600 N. 20th Ave
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 542-4775
columbiabasin.edu/index.aspx?page=518

For more information on accessing services see the
HEP Tool

No cost

CBC Adult Basic Education

ABE and GED test preparation

Columbia Basin College
2600 N. 20th Ave
Pasco, WA 99301
(509)546-0401
www.columbiabasin.edu/index.aspx?page=448

Students must attend a new student orientation before registering for classes. Class times are during the day and at night.
Classes are offered on a quarterly basis, 4 times per year.
*Classes fill up quickly so sign up early!

$25/quarter for residents of Benton and Franklin counties. Eligible students may receive a tuition waiver

GED testing at CBC

Testing for all 4 parts of the GED test

Columbia Basin College
2600 N. 20th Ave
Pasco, WA 99301
(509)542-4860
www.columbiabasin.edu/index.aspx?page=920

Scheduling is available 24/7 at www.GED.com. For more detailed instructions, look at the How to schedule a GED test  document. For requirements, see the GED at CBC requirements.

Complete test costs $120. Payment can be broken up for each individual test.

ABE/GED preparation at CAC

  • Preparation for ABE/GED
  • Tutoring

720 W Court Street
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 545-4042
M-F 8-11:30am, 1-4:30pm
bfcac.org/home-base/education-ged

Attend orientation on Monday from 11am-12pm

*need to find out

Family Self-Sufficiency Center

  • GED Preparation

1217 Thayer Drive
Richland, WA 99354
(509)943-6355
M & Thurs: 8am-5pm
Fr: 8am-12pm

*need to call for more info

 

Higher Education:


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Columbia Basin College

  • Associate degrees
  • Bachelor degrees
  • Workforce programs
  • Continuing education
  • Student Support programs

2600 N. 20th Ave
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 547-0511
www.columbiabasin.edu/

Apply online at:
www.columbiabasin.edu.
For help with the application process, contact the Resource Center at: (509) 542-5525

Depend on program and number of credits. Scholarships available. For instructions on applying for financial aid, see the FAFSA Instructions

Heritage University

  • Bachelor degrees
  • Master degrees
  • Student support

Main Campus:
3240 Fort Rd,
Toppenish, WA 98948

Tri-Cities Campus:
Columbia Basin College
Thornton Center
2600 North 20th Avenue
Pasco, WA  99301
(509) 542-5506
http://www.heritage.edu/

Apply online at:
http://www.heritage.edu/

Depend on program and credits taking. For instructions on applying for financial aid, see the FAFSA Instructions

WSU Tri-Cities

  • Bachelor degrees
  • Master degrees
  • Doctorate degrees
  • Student support programs

2710 Crimson Way
Richland, WA 99354
(509)372-7250
http://www.tricity.wsu.edu/

Apply online at:
http://www.tricity.wsu.edu/

Depend on program and credits taking. For instructions on applying for financial aid, see the FAFSA Instructions

Community Education Classes and Series:


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Kennewick Community Education

  • One and two day classes
  • Series classes
  • Variety of subjects

1000 West 4th Ave.
Kennewick, WA
(509) 222-5080
M-F 7:30am-4:30 pm

To enroll in classes go to:
http://communityed.ksd.org/Pages/default.aspx

Vary depending on class

Columbia Basin College Continuing Education

  • Ed2go- online professional skills education

 

2600 N. 20th
Pasco, WA 99301
509-544-4914

Apply online at:
http://careertraining.ed2go.com/columbia/

Vary on class, Loans and payment plans available