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College Awareness

 
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College Visitation

A campus visit is you chance to get a firsthand view of college. A catalog or website does not give you a full picture. To get a feel for the school, you need to walk around the campus, talk to school recruiters and admissions representatives, coverse with students, sit in a class, visit dorms, and eat in the cafeteria. 

Our office works to provide: picture of school bus

  • College visits for 7th thru 12th grade students
  • Assistance to postsecondary institutions in setting up visits to District high schools
  • On-campus college summer programming

About College Awareness

The Division of College Readiness works efficiently to prepare our students for postsecondary education success.  We provide avenues that are geared toward stimulating a thirst for education in our students and assist them to seek out resources and opportunities. 

Our office encourages, promotes and facilitates:

  • P/SAT and ACT taking for all 10th / 11th  graders
  • Professional development for high school counseling staff as it relates to college and career access and preparation
  • City-wide college fairs such as Historically Black College and University Fair, 2 Year College, Trade and Tech School Fair, PaSSHE Joint Recruitment Fair and National College Fair
  • Summer programs at colleges and universities for District Students

College Preparation Info

The Dvision of College Readiness works efficiently to prepare our students for postsecondary education success.  We provide avenues that are geared toward stimulating a thirst for education in our students and assist them to seek out resources and opportunities. 

Our office encourages, promotes and facilitates:

  • P/SAT and ACT taking for all 10th / 11th  graders
  • Professional development for high school counseling staff as it relates to college and career access and preparation
  • City-wide college fairs such as Historically Black College and University Fair, 2 Year College, Trade and Tech School Fair, Joint Recruitment and National College Fair
  • Summer programs at colleges and universities for District Students