POWER SET

POWER SET
Powerful Opportunities for Women Eager and Ready for
Science, Engineering, and Technology

POWER SET is a unique program for high school girls that provides the tools, academic support, and mentoring needed to pursue educational and career opportunities related to STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).

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Who can join POWER SET?

To be eligible for POWER SET membership, students must meet the following guidelines:

  • 11th or 12th grade at Sweeny High School
  • 3.5 GPA (unweighted)
  • Enrolled in at least two Dual Credit/Advanced courses
  • Demonstrate advanced ability in math and/or science based on one of the following:
    • Level 3 (Advanced) performance on math/science STAAR test (Algebra 1 or Biology) or
    • Enrolled in Dual Credit math/science course (College Algebra or Chemistry) or
    • TSI exempt based on PSAT, ACT, or SAT scores
  • Exceptional citizenship

What do POWER SET members do?

POWER SET members get more than just academic support and career guidance.  They also get information about college scholarship opportunities, and learn from noted speakers from industry and academia. Women professionals from NPI partner industries provide mentoring to POWER SET members, who in turn, mentor younger students in their school or community.  NPI and school sponsors arrange visits to college and university campuses and NPI partner industries.  Members assist with local community service and community development events, which gives them practical experience in working with others.

2017 - 2018POWER SET Members

Hailey Allen Alivia Hassell Cassidy Myers Marissa Soistman Klohe Wachowiak
Briana Amey C'Erra Higgins Melenie Niemeyer Madison Stewart Jamie Zimmerhanzel
Caitlyn Brown Katelyn Hilton Kirby Phillips Jacy Stroud
Caitlynn Carreon Sophia Meagher Victoria Ritter Ariana Thomas
Heaven Cranford Abby Millsap Allyssa Sanchez Alaina Williams
Hannah Forsyth Taylor Murphy Kaylin Seguin

Officers
President - Madison Stewart
Vice President - Abby Millsap
Secretary- Marissa Soistman
Treasurer- Cassidy Myers
PR- Taylor Murphy

Sponsors
NPI
Phillips 66
South Texas Project Nuclear Plant
LyondellBasell

Resources
POWER SET activitycalendar_2017..2018 (2).docx









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