By Ralph K. Spencer, D'Evelyn Education Foundation Board of Directors
The above title is one of many classic quotes attributed to Satchel Paige, one of the most famous and durable baseball pitchers ever to play the game. This article is for D'Evelyn parents who would like their senior student(s) to earn a college scholarship. Seniors don't need to read it for two reasons: 1) They would have NO idea who Satchel Paige was and; 2) I provided all the information in this article to the seniors during a 7th hour senior meeting in the D'Evelyn auditorium in January of this year!
Don't look back, parents, because April 4, 2018, is gaining on you AND your senior student. At 3:00 PM on this date, all scholarship applications must have been turned in to Ms. Sue Brown in the Counseling Office.
The following information was provided to your senior students in January:
The D'Evelyn Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable corporation. The Board of Directors oversees the finances, legal issues and long-term strategic plans of the organization