Born in Burma, Paw Shee encountered violence, conflict, and struggle. At the age of three, Burmese soldiers attacked her village in the middle of the night. Her family fled and found quarters in a refugee camp, where they lived for 10 years. Paw Shee desperately wanted a better life for her and her family but […]
College Possible Omaha is proud to serve more than 650 high school students in the Omaha area at 10 partner high schools in 6 different districts for the 2016-17 academic year. Over 900 college students from the Omaha site are enrolled at over 45 colleges and universities regionally and across the country. The average high school GPA of students in the program is 3.1 (on a weighted scale). 75 percent of our students will be the first in their family to attend college.
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