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Category : Academics

PVSchools Hosts Virtual College & Career 101 – An Introduction of College & Career Basics Event Geared Toward Middle School Families

Tuesday , May 04 , 2021

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Your teen's high school years will be here before you know it. Get a jump on learning the ins and outs of college and career planning by attending a virtual presentation on College & Career 101 – An Introduction of College & Career Basics on May 11 from 6-7 p.m. Attend the virtual meeting by joining with the Google Meets link.

During the presentation, PVSchools' Assessment Department will guide middle school parents and students through the college and career planning process. Parents and students will learn about all the exciting programs and supports that are available at the high school level that prepare them for their college pathway or future career.

“It's never too early to learn about the college and career opportunities available for PVSchools students and families. For general college and career information, it’s suggested that middle school parents and students begin educating themselves on college and career opportunities available at the high school level,” said Melinda Villalovos, College & Career district lead specialist. 

The presentation will provide parents and students a general understanding of college and career opportunities within PVSchools. Topics that will be discussed include:

  • PVSchools Student Supports
  • College and Career Preparation Timeline
  • Arizona Board of Regents Requirements
  • ACT & SAT Exams
  • Free Application Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Project Benjamin - BENJI
  • PVSchools Early College Credit Programs
  • PVSchools Career and Technical Education Offerings
  • PVSchools College & Career Prep Programs

To help guide students through the college and career planning process, they are provided individual support from their counselors and college and career specialists beginning in middle school through high school.