Wednesday, November 26, 2014

ACT Prep Course

From Stacey in Community Ed: 

ACT PREP COURSE
Instructors: Kevin Brennan, Scott Daniger, Steve Stromme,

Juniors in high school, this is a great class to prepare you for the ACT test, become comfortable with the process and more confident. All four test sections will be covered: Reading, Writing, Math and Science. Students will also take and score a sample test. (Do not take the sample tests before the class.) The course will include test-taking strategies that will help improve scores. Instructors have been offering this course for 17 years, and are experienced high school teachers.
*Please bring a #2 pencil to class. Course #ACT-1.

Sundays, February 22 & March 11:00-4:00 p.m.
Melrose High School Media Center, enter door 7
$45 per student

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Update: Financial Aid Night

We are going to host our own Financial Aid Night for seniors and their parents on Thursday, January 22nd starting at 6:30 p.m. in the high school library.  The event will take approximately one hour.  This is a wonderful opportunity for our students and their parents to ask questions and learn more about the financial aid opportunity in their own setting, at Melrose HS.

More information will be mailed out in December.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Finance/Banking Job Opportunity

If you are a student who is interested in entering the finance or banking industry, Central Mn Credit Union has a current position open that they would like to fill with a high school student.  Please see the information below and contact Ms. Dusha with any other questions.

Teller I (8-18 hours per week)
Melrose
Job Description:
Responsible for greeting and assisting Credit Union members in person and on the phone. Performs routine member transactions in a timely, accurate and courteous manner, as well as maintaining a cash drawer.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform routine member transactions accurately and efficiently and respond to member requests, problems or complaints in person, on the phone and by e-mail.
  • Provide Credit Union solutions to members needs.
  • Recommend and sell Credit Union products and services and educate members about products and services.
  • Makes referrals to appropriate departments.
  • Actively participates in community relations efforts to contribute to the mission and visibility of the Credit Union.
  • Strengthen member relationships and support the growth objectives of the credit union.
Job Requirements:
  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma or equivalent; or actively pursuing a High School Diploma.
  • Minimum Experience:
    Six months previous work experience in a customer service related position, or equivalent.