Wappingers Central School District


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Continuing Education presents FREE classes for college-bound students!
All classes are free but you must PRE-REGISTER!
To register contact the Continuing Education office at 298-5000, ext. 40137

College Planning 101: Admissions & Financial Aid: What it Takes to Get into College Today
In this seminar you will learn what it takes to get into college today including the financial aid system; how to maximize a student's potential to receive scholarships, grants & forms of merit-aid; the differences between private & public schools; the importance of the ACT & SAT and much more! For parents and/or students.
Monday, January 30, 2017, 6:30-8:00 p.m. @ John Jay HS
The New FAFSA Filing Rules - What Does Prior Prior Mean and How It Affects You
The government has changed the timing of the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) filing. Find out everything you need to know about this change as well the entire FAFSA process. A must-attend for any parent looking to get help paying for college! Two chances to attend!
Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:30-8:00 p.m. @ John Jay HS 
Creating Your Path to College
This class is for freshmen, sophomores & juniors who are planning on going to college. This class will help the student create a time line for the high school years that will get them ready to apply for colleges. Students will learn how to keep track of important events & successes and keep a resume that they can work with throughout high school. They will also learn about the differences between the ACT & SAT and which test suits them best.  
Monday, January 30, 2017, 2:15-3:30 p.m. @ John Jay HS and
Monday, February 27, 2017, 2:15-3:30 p.m. @ Ketcham HS 
All classes are FREE but you MUST PRE-REGISTER.
To register contact Wappingers Continuing Education at 298-5000, ext. 40137.