Educational Talent Search (ETS) is a TRIO program 100 percent federally funded by the United States Department of Education. Our ETS program serves to help provide individuals coming from disadvantage backgrounds in completing high school and help enroll in a post-secondary institution. ETS program provides academic guidance, career exploration, workshops, cultural trips, campus visits, ACT/ SAT preparation, scholarship information and financial-aid counseling.
The program serves over 500 students annually. All ETS participants are recruited from our target area in Dallas- Pleasant Grove. We provide services for our junior high and high school student’s grades 6th -12th Attending schools at E.B. Comstock Jr., Fred F. Florence, John B. Hood, W. W. Samuell, Skyline Center, and H. Grady Spruce. We also serve students residing in the zip codes of 75217, 75227, and 75253.
TRIO Educational Talent Search also encourages persons who have not completed education programs at the secondary or postsecondary level to enter or re-enter and complete postsecondary education.
Our team is ready and available to help our students achieve their goals beyond their expectation!