Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program

Applications Now Available for the 2016-2017 Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship

Attention Ohio parents!  If you are the parent of a child with a learning disability, you may qualify to receive funds toward your child’s education through the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship (JPSN). What is the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship? The Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship is available to school-aged children (ages K – 18) who have a diagnosed …

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Summer and Beyond Fair 2017 Info

The 2017 Summer and Beyond Fair is Two Weeks Away!

Are you looking into summer options for your family?  If you have a child with a disability, you won’t want to miss this incredible free event. Organized by State Support Team Region 3 (SST3) and sponsored by the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County (ESC), the Summer and Beyond Fair is a free event for families of children with disabilities. A …

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Meet Our 2016 Tutor of the Year — Judy!

  “Every day is a new rewarding challenge, allowing me to make a difference in the education of my students, and the lives of their families, schools, etc.” — Judy   Each summer, North Coast Education Services hosts a Tutor Appreciation Picnic to thank the tutors for their hard work and dedication.  The highlight of the picnic is the presentation …

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Six More Days for the Jon Peterson Scholarship!

Have you heard the news? You only have six more days to apply for the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship! This scholarship is made available to Ohio students who have a child with a diagnosed learning disability.  The proceeds of the scholarship are used for the student to have an alternative education experience, as opposed to the public school system.  Students …

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How Much Do You Know About ADHD?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 11% of U.S. children between the ages of 4 and 17 have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD. That does not include the number of diagnosed adults. In spite of the number of adults and children who deal with this chronic condition, many people are still vastly under …

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Fun and Educational Halloween Activities!

The leaves are starting to change and there is a chill in the air. Autumn has begun and Halloween will be here before we know it. While your kids anxiously plan out the most profitable trick-or-treat route, rest assured that Halloween is more than just buckets of candy (and trips to the dentist). Every day events and holidays are wonderful …

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Enroll in the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Today!

In 2012, the state of Ohio began the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program (JPSN). This program uses tax dollars to allow students with learning disabilities to receive services from an Ohio Department of Education approved provider. North Coast Tutoring Services has been a provider to the Jon Peterson Scholarship since its inception. We provide academic services to students according …

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Connecting for Kids 2016 Meet and Greet Attendee List

This coming Thursday, April 14th, North Coast Tutoring Services will be attending the Connecting for Kids 5th Annual Meet and Greet. Our Director of Student Services, Nikki Locker, will be available to answer your questions about: — Private in-home tutoring — SAT and ACT prep — Academic Fun & Fitness Camp, sponsored by the Creative Education Institute — Classes at …

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Deadline for JPSN Scholarship is April 15th!

This is your last chance to apply for the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship!   This scholarship is available to Ohio students with a diagnosed learning disability.  Instead of attending public or charter school, families can elect to apply for the scholarship and choose an alternative education for their child — such as a private school or homeschooling setting. Up …

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