• 5th Annual Middle and High School College and Career Readiness Summit: September 23

    Come to the 5th Annual Middle and High School College and Career Readiness Summit!

    When: Saturday, September 23, 2017  - 9am to 2pm

    Where:  Oxon Hill High School, 6701 Leyte Drive, Oxon Hill, MD 20745

    Bring transcript for on-site admission opportunities. 

    DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR TRANSPORTATION IS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 BY 5PM

    English: Pre-Register for the Summit | Register for Transportation | Download Summit flyer >>

    Español: 5.° Cumbre Anual de Preparación para la Universidad y las Carreras Profesionales de la Escuela Intermedia y Superior | Inscripción para solicitar servicios de transporte | Flyer 

    For information, call 301.952.6115.


    College and Career Readiness Summit Workshops 

    The SAT vs. The ACT 
    This workshop will offer insight and key differences between both tests.

     Middle School to High School Transition 
    This workshop will provide students and parents with valuable information on graduation requirements, how to navigate a new school, make new friends, get involved in extracurricular activities and the expectations of high school instructors. 

    Transition to Postsecondary for Students w/ Disabilities - Diploma & Certificate Students 
    What happens when the school bus stops coming? What linkages do I need to make? This workshop will assist you with making career choices and linkages to help you plan for your future and enter adulthood. 

    Entitlement vs Eligibility: Accessing Disability Support Services at Colleges
    Colleges and Universities are supportive of all students. Find out ways you can access resources and supports.  

    The Importance of a STEM Education 
    Learn about the differences between science & math in high school and how they are taught in college. Find out how to prepare for a STEM field in college. 

    Making Social Media Work for You
    This workshop will cover information related to social media and how teens can protect themselves. 

    NCAA Clearinghouse Eligibility
    Learn about the NCAA requirements for division 2 NCAA athletics.

    Post Secondary Financial Aid Information/Completing the FAFSA 
    This workshop will share information on the State of Maryland's scholarships and grants, and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid Application (FAFSA). 

    Show Me the Money
    This dazzling, cutting edge, musical, straight talk, thought provoking workshop will examine college and career readiness. Participants will leave empowered to take it to the next level. 

    High-Quality Career and Technical Education (CTE): Preparing Students for College and Careers
    This workshop will provide students and parents with valuable information about CTE programs of study offered in Prince George’s County Public Schools. Learn how students can earn industry certifications and college credits while participating in academically rigorous career themed programs in high school.  

    What I Wish I knew (Alumni Panel)
    Hear from Prince George’s County Public Schools alumni as they share their experiences about transitioning from high school to college, what they were glad they knew, and what they wish they would have done differently.

     

    Colleges/Universities
    Alabama State University
    Ana G. Méndez University System
    Bowie State University
    Capitol Technology University
    Concord University
    Coppin State University
    Duke University
    Fairmont State University
    Fisk University
    Frostburg University
    Harvard College
    Harvard University
    Howard Community College (Project Access)
    Johnson C. Smith University
    Lincoln University
    Marymount University
    Morgan State University
    Morehouse College
    Norfolk State
    University
     Notre Dame of Maryland University
    Prince George’s Community College
    Rutgers University
    Saint Vincent College
    Salisbury University
    Spelman College
    The Art Institutes (AI)
    The College of New Jersey
    Temple University
    Towson University
    Trinity University
    Tuskegee University
    University of Baltimore
    University of the District of Columbia
    University of Notre Dame
    University of Maryland College Park
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore
    Vanderbilt University
    Virginia Military Institute
    Washington University in St. Louis
    West Virginia State University
    South Carolina State University
    Saint Anselm College
    Winston Salem State University
    Hampshire College
    DePaul University
    Dillard University
    McNally Smith College of Music
    Florida Tech
    Voorhees College
    Harrisburg University of Science & Technology