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See you at the National College Fair!

Come to the Convention Center to get information from 440+ different colleges and post-secondary institutions.  Speak directly with the organizations representatives and get lots of swag! Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center Hall D 1101 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 215/418-4700 Fair Hours:  Sunday, October 26, 2014 11:00a.m. – 3:00p.m. … Read entire article »

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TWO SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES!

For more scholarships, visit the Scholarship page under the Counseling tab….   Are you interested in National Security? Would you like paid tuition up to $30,000 per year toward your studies? Would you like a year round salary during school and guaranteed employment after school? Check out the Stokes Educational Scholarship Program sponsored by the National Security Administration at www.NSA.gov/careers . Deadline: November 15!! Improve your community! The Princeton Prize for Race Relations recognizes students who are helping improve race relations in their schools or communities. $1000 scholarship and all expenses paid trip to Princeton. Go to www.princeton.edu/pprize . Deadline: January 31 … Read entire article »

College Prep 102: The P.L.A.N. for Success Workshop

  The Philadelphia Learning and Achievement Network presents College Prep 102: The P.L.A.N. for Success!  Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:00am-1:00pm (Registration begins at 8:30am) Temple University Main Campus Welcome Center, 12th Street and Montgomery Avenue Enjoy a day filled with interactive sessions and presentations focusing on college preparation and the benefits of higher education! Sessions for the day include:  Demystifying the Admissions Process Financial Literacy Essay Writing Workshop Q&A with a Panel of College Representatives This event is free for high school seniors and families within the School District of Philadelphia and the surrounding counties. Registration is required! Refreshments and Lunch Provided! … Read entire article »

9/23/14 Back to School Night!

Parents! Come out and meet your child’s teacher and get to know the faculty and staff at Northeast High School. Program starts at 5:30pm and runs to 8pm. Don’t miss it! … Read entire article »

SAT Prep Class

Are you looking for a low cost SAT prep class? The Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is sponsoring an SAT Workshop at the World Communications Charter School (521 S Broad Street) on Saturdays from October 18th - December 13th.  The cost is only $25 dollars, and includes a practice book. Register at www.phillyalumnae-dst.org. Come to the College Office for more information! … Read entire article »

Kappa Alpha Psi HBCU College Tour!

The Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity will be hosting a two night, three day college tour from Thursday, October 23, 2014 through Saturday, October 25, 2014.  The tour is open to students at all grade levels.  The tour will be making stops at Howard University, Virginia Union University, North Carolina Central University, North Carolina A&T State University, and Virginia State University. For more information and to register for the tour, visit your counselor! … Read entire article »

Free SAT Prep classes at the Free Library!

Due to popular demand, the Free Library of Philadelphia will be offering a 4-week series of SAT prep classes on Saturdays in September at three Library locations. Please find a flier for the sessions attached here! To register, visit flpcollegeprep2014.eventbrite. com. Registration for each class will be available one week before the session is scheduled. See below for more details. Thank you for your interest in our services! Are you preparing to take the SAT? Want FREE help from experienced instructors? Then come and find out inside information from our College Prep Specialists and learn how to improve your scores!   Classes are FREE and open to all high school students. Space is limited: registration is required. Register for workshops at the locations listed below. Each session in the 4 week series covers a different section of … Read entire article »