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Is It a Good Idea to Get a Job in High School?

For many students, working a job provides spending money for a social life. For others, working is necessary to help the family make ends meet or to save for college. Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, more high school students than ever before stepped up to help contribute to their family’s household...

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Does Community College have Scholarships?

A community college also called a junior college, offers students a two-year degree known as an associate degree. There are four types of associate degrees, each of which helps you prepare for a different academic field or occupation. Some are meant to be transferred to a four-year institution, while...

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How High School GPA is Calculated

Your grade point average (GPA) is the sum of all your final grades throughout your high school career divided by the total number of courses. Most high schools (and colleges) report grades on a 4.0 scale. Each letter grade (A,B,C,D, & F) has a numerical value assigned to it based on the 4.0...

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What are Alternative High Schools?

The Arizona Department of Education’s definition of “alternative high school” is a school whose sole and clearly-stated mission is to serve specific populations of at-risk students. This is a broad definition, and, because of that, alternative high school status must be applied for and approved...

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Should You Send Your Kids To Private School?

Considering sending your children to private school is a big undertaking for you as a parent. There are a few things you have to take into consideration such as what school would be right for your child as well as whether or not the tuition is in your budget. But there’s a reason why so many...

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Blended Learning Model

In these unprecedented times, the Rose Academies are proud to be in the established position of offering a blended learning model. As more schools move online and parents are put in the difficult position of committing to what learning option is best for their child, we are here to offer flexibility...

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How to Graduate High School Early

Are you considering trying to graduate from high school early? At the Rose Academies, we offer flexible scheduling options to allow for a graduation timeline that fits your goals. Whether you’re an aspiring traveler interested in taking a gap year before starting college along with your peers, or...

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