Family Resources

 

Explore the links on this page to learn more about what you can do to support your child on the path to educational success.

If your child is in middle school, please be sure to visit our Middle School page.

If your child is in high school, please be sure to visit our High School page, which includes a great list of college planning links to visit.

Explore our grade-by-grade College Planning Tips for high school students.

Learn about financial aid on our Financial Aid Basics page.

 

Khan Academy @ The College Crusade

Khan Academy is an online math instruction program that is geared toward students who want to achieve higher scores in math in the classroom. This cutting edge-technology program provides easy accessibility to Crusaders, who can log in from any computer in order to practice their math skills.

The College Crusade is committed to helping families get their children involved in using Khan Academy so they can benefit from extra support in math. We have a customized login for Khan Academy that allows Crusaders to use the program and get Crusade credit for what they learn.

 

Links to Explore

Big Future Includes college search and college scholarship tools, and a customizable action plan for students. Also includes videos with admission officers and students.

I’m First! An online community for first generation college students.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

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