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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 »

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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 Come to the College Office for more information! … Read entire article »

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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 »

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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 the SAT. There will also be time for personalized help on the topic of your choice … Read entire article »

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News from Goucher College. Video Application!!

At Goucher College, we understand every student is different. We also believe traditional application processes don’t reveal everyone’s true potential. So we created the Goucher Video Application (GVA). Sure, we still take the Common Application and the Universal College Application. But we wanted a process where students could tell us how their talents and experiences have shaped them so far. We want to know who they couldbecome. The GVA includes: • A video no longer than two minutes • A brief application form • A signed statement of academic integrity • Two works from a student’s high school years (One must be a graded writing assignment. The other could be a science project, artistic piece, or whatever showcases the student’s talents.) • $55 application fee (or waiver) You’ll notice no test scores or transcripts are required. (Although, if students are accepted, they … Read entire article »

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