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Welcome to TRiO- Educational Talent Search (ETS) at College of the Desert!

This site is intended to provide resources for students and their parents as they navigate the college process. On this site you will find information about study skills, time management, career exploration and college preparation.

Currently, TRiO – ETS serves students enrolled in the following schools:

Desert Hot Springs High School
Desert Springs Middle School
Painted Hills Middle School

MIDDLE SCHOOL RESOURCES
Academic Success
Academic success means something different to everyone. It could mean getting all As and Bs on your report card, being on the Honor Roll, or not getting any grade lower than a C. Regardless of what academic success means to you, the information and tips provided here will help you improve your academic skills and achieve your goals.
Books
    
InfoGuides
                        
Learning Aids
   
Student Development
Having a great school year is about more than getting good grades. It’s also about having friends, being involved in activities, and much more. The best-selling book, Getting the Most Out of Middle School/Junior High, and the other resources on this shelf are sure to help you have a great year.
Student Success
           
Bullying
              
Health and Wellness
          
Learning Aids
   
Career & College Planning
It’s never too early to start thinking about what kind of career will be right for you, or to think about going to college. The resources on this shelf will give you information on your career options, and some basic college information. They will show you how you can begin to plan and prepare for your future.
Career Exploration
          
Career Preparation & College Planning
              
Learning Aids
   
Parent Involvement
Middle school students need lots of guidance and support from their parents. The resources on this shelf address the common interests and concerns of middle school parents. These resources also provide insightful tips and advice on how you can help your child have a positive, successful middle school experience.
Books
    
InfoGuides
          
Spanish Editions
                  
HIGH SCHOOL RESOURCES
Academic Success
Academic success means something different to everyone. It could mean graduating from high school, improving your GPA, or being accepted at college. Regardless of what academic success means to you, the information and tips provided here will help you improve your academic skills and achieve your goals.
Books
    
InfoGuides
                        
Learning Aids
   
Student Development
Having a great school year is about more than getting good grades. It’s also about having friends, being involved in activities, and much more. Whether you are a freshman or a senior, the resources on this shelf are sure to help you have a great year.
Student Success
         
Bullying
                
Health and Wellness
          
Learning Aids
   
College Preparation
If you’re planning to go to college, congratulations! A college education will open many doors for you. But if you want to go to college, there are certain things you need to do. The resources on this shelf will not only help you plan and prepare for college, they will explain what you need to do each step of the way.
Books
          
InfoGuides
             
Learning Aids
   
Career Planning
Now is the time to be thinking about what kind of career will be right for you, and to think about how you are going to prepare for your career. The resources on this shelf will give you information on your career and education options, and show you how you plan and prepare for a great career.
Career Exploration
            
Career Preparation
            
Job Skills
          
Learning Aids
   
Parent Involvement
High school students still need their parent’s guidance and support. The resources on this shelf address the common interests and concerns of high school parents. These resources also provide insightful tips and advice on how you can help your child have a positive, successful high school experience.
Books
    
InfoGuides
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Spanish Editions
                    
COLLEGE RESOURCES
Academic Success
Academic success means something different to everyone. It could mean getting a college degree, graduating with a 3.0 GPA, or being accepted at graduate school. Regardless of what academic success means to you, the information and tips provided here will help you improve your academic skills and achieve your goals.
Books
  
InfoGuides
                         
Learning Aids
 
Student Development
Being successful in college is about more than succeeding in the classroom. It’s also about being involved in activities, being financially responsible, taking care of yourself, and much more. The information and tips provided here will help ensure that you get the most out of your college experience.
Student Success
            
Financial Literacy
  
Health and Wellness
            
Learning Aids
 
Career Preparation
When you graduate from college, you want to be able to get a great job, or perhaps get into graduate school. The resources on this shelf will give you information and tips on how to plan and prepare for your future career, have an impressive resume when you graduate, get a job, and/or get into graduate school.
Books & InfoGuides
              
Learning Aids
 
Parent Support
Your son or daughter may be away at college, but he/she still needs your guidance and support. The books on this shelf address the common interests and concerns of college parents. They also give insightful tips and advice on how you can help your student have a positive, successful college experience.
Books
    

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