My name is Justin Mills Jr. I’m a Senior Student Athlete, looking forward to graduating in June 2021. I attend Metropolitan Business Academy, and play football (Wide Receiver/ Defensive Back) and run track for Hillhouse High School.
In March of 2020, like all of your lives, mine was interrupted too. After winning the State Championship for Track, I wasn't able to properly accept my ring at our Ring Ceremony we normally would. And from that point on, athletically everything went down hill.
Due to COVID-19 I didn’t get the privilege of having a football season and showcasing my skills. Since physically being out of school and not being able to participate in my sports programs, I have been doing my due diligence to stay focused, and in athletic shape. With all the new changes, I academically suffered a bit, with the unexpected change to a new system of learning online. But I have worked hard to bring my grades back up to passing, ending my last semester with Honor Roll!
In August I’m looking forward to attending a Post Grad School called East Coast Prep, located in MA. This school will aid in my preparation to attend college in the Spring, by advancing my SAT and academic ranking. Not only will it help me academically, it will play a major part in my entry roll athletically. In attending East Coast Prep, I will have a 10 game season and furthering my education.
I applied, and have been accepted into the school playing Defensive Back, but now, the real task is securing my placement.
In order to do so I have until the 15th of February to raise $2500, to be able to secure a spot in the school. This is my 1st financial goal on my fundraising journey. With the support of my mom, I have been going out and shoveling snow to earn money to get me to the 1st goal. We have some money raised and set aside, but I know it is not enough.
My parents are both supportive, and hard working, but with the setbacks of Covid and personal reasons, it has made it a bit challenging for them to put up this amount of money in such a short time.
I am more than willing to fight, and do the work for what I am setting out to achieve.
I’m asking for help as any amount of a donation would be greatly appreciated. If you are interested in supporting my endeavors, please feel free to open your heart to make a contribution.
Financial Goal Timeline:
February 15, 2021- $2500 (May be able to receive extension for deposit)
April 2021- $6000
June 2021- $6000
August 1, 2021- $6000
***Tuition must be paid in full by August 1, 2021***
Q-What's included in the tuition?
A- Included in tuition is my academic/athletic curriculum for 1 semester. Meals, Room & Board. Uniforms & Apparel. Laundry services, and more
For more in-depth info, please visit the school website:
Contributing to my fundraiser will give me a fresh beginning, after a year of academic and athletic set back. It will provide me with an opportunity to gain a step forward, and advance in my future endeavors. I know every dollar matters in the world we live in, and I will be greatly appreciative for every one that you choose to bless me with!
Justin Mills' Football Highlights
What Makes East Coast Prep a Special and Superior PG Football Program?
-Superior football facilities including 3 football fields, a 20,000 square foot indoor field house and an expansive weight room.
-A Coaching staff with all staff members having college level experience.
-A Schedule that is as competitive as any in the Nation at the PG level that will give our athletes a great opportunity to increase their recruiting exposure and optimize their college choices.
-A highly structured daily program that will truly prepare you for the college level both on the field and in the classroom.
-Daily core course and SAT/ACT prep work that will enable you to have the Qualifications you need for the NCAA and/or a specific college.
-Unmatched quality housing and dining!
-A STAFF WHO CONSIDERS YOUR PLACEMENT AT THE COLLEGE LEVEL AN IMPORTANT PART OF OUR JOB!
-One semester of intense work and placement into college for the spring semester (if qualified) to participate in Spring Football.
-THE LOWEST COST, ALL INCLUSIVE PG PROGRAM IN THE NATION!
-To increase your core GPA through NCAA approved mastery based online course(s).
-Improvement of SAT/ACT scores through intense 2x a day, 5x a week SAT/ACT prep course.
-Improve study habits and time management skills through disciplined daily schedule.
-Help you to not only get into college, but once there to have the skills and discipline to succeed.
Guidance and Support
In order to help you meet these objectives we must first evaluate your academic history. This evaluation will entail a full analysis of both your previous classroom work (transcripts) and previous standardized testing (SAT/ACT) results. After the analysis of your transcripts we will assist you in choosing the proper core course(s) for you to take in order to increase your GPA for both the NCAA and/or a specific school. The analysis of your previous testing will also help us to determine your individual strengths and weaknesses. We will then focus on maintaining your strengths and strengthening your weaknesses during your SAT/ACT classes. You will have full access to wireless internet for your laptop in order to do your online work. We will receive weekly reports and will meet with you to discuss your progress. Parents will receive written progress reports regularly and can call at anytime to get updates. Extra help is available each evening if needed or warranted. YOU WILL BE CLOSELY MONITORED!!
Our Online Partner
The Christa McAuliffe School of Arts and Sciences
The SAT/ACT Prep Course
The SAT/ACT prep class is included in your tuition and will be held 2x per day 5 days a week for 12 weeks. Focus and emphasis will be place on enhancing test performance through test taking strategies, test familiarity and test taking practice. Book and study guides will be provided and full practice tests will be conducted on a bi-weekly basis. Individual attention is provided and additional extra help is available upon request.