Category Archives: Dual Enrollment

Pellissippi State: Dual enrollment registers record number of high school students

The number of high school students taking classes in the Fast Forward Dual Enrollment program at Pellissippi State Community College this semester is at an all-time high, and overall enrollment for the group has jumped nearly 40 percent since last … Continue reading

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High school seniors invited to enter Pellissippi State photography contest

A $500 scholarship is the prize awaiting one aspiring young photojournalist, portraitist or even Instagrammer as winner of the Horizons 2013 Photography Contest. Horizons 2013, presented by Pellissippi State Community College, is open to high school seniors in Knox and … Continue reading

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May 10 Pellissippi State graduates began college as high-schoolers

As graduates cross the stage May 10 at Pellissippi State Community College’s Commencement ceremony, some of them will have begun classes at the college while they were still high school students. Jonathan Caylor began taking college classes through Pellissippi State’s … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State invites parents, home-schoolers to open house

Area home-schoolers and theirs parents are invited to attend a special open house at Pellissippi State Community College that is designed specifically to address the questions of the home-schooling community. Attendees who are high school seniors have a chance to … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State offers two open houses, chances to win a scholarship

Members of the community are invited to attend open houses at the Magnolia Avenue Campus and Strawberry Plains Campus of Pellissippi State Community College in early March. Both events offer information for potential students, as well as a chance to … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State ‘Fast Forward’ student accepted to West Point

Matthew Waldrep, a home-school student in the Fast Forward Dual Enrollment program at Pellissippi State Community College this past spring, has been accepted to the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. To be considered for admission to West … Continue reading

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High-schoolers, home-schoolers get ahead in Pellissippi State’s Dual Enrollment program

To say home-school junior Trevor Sharpe was able to hold his own in a college-level math competition would definitely be an understatement. The 16-year-old student, who was enrolled in the Dual Enrollment program at Pellissippi State Community College during the … Continue reading

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