Q: What’s the age requirement?
A: 6 -18 years of age (Male or Female)
Q: What time do I come in to get information about 8 Million Stories?
A: Monday- Friday (1pm-3pm)
Q: Can I earn a high school diploma?
A: At this time, we are offering a High School Equivalency Diploma (GED). Which is still an entry point for employment and higher education.
Q: If I have passed some, but not all, of the required tests (GED), can I still participate in 8 Million Stories?
A: Yes. We will support you in completing your remaining test to earn your High School Equivalency (GED).
Q: What are the hours of operation at 8 Million Stories?
A: Students are required to attend 8 Million Stories Monday-Friday (8:30am-3pm); lunch and snacks are provided for students.
Q: Is uniform required?
A: All students are required to wear the 8 Million Stories polo shirt when on campus grounds.
Q: Is this program free?
A: Yes. 8 Million Stories is free for all students.
Q: What if I am currently employed?
A: Students who are already employed can still enroll in 8 Million Stories.
Q: Is transportation provided?
A: All students receive a bus pass (metro card) to be used to and from school. Students are allowed to drive their own vehicles provided that they have a valid driver’s license.