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The 2018 NACAC/MCPS College Fair Field Trip Update for Participating Juniors: Field trip date is Tuesday, April 10. Over 300 colleges are expected to be in attendance! Students on the bus rosters should plan to report to the cafeteria no later than 9:40 am. Buses will leave Northwest at 9:45 and return by noon. Participating students should plan to bring lunch on the day of the field trip. Check the weather forecast and dress appropriately! The college fair is open to the public on April 10 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. | web update 22 March 18 |
United States Naval Academy March 27 Spring Open House Event Announced. Local congressmen and senators may also hold Academy events and will post event dates and details on their websites. | web post 13 March 18 |
Black History Competition Announced! Sponsored by the Maryland State Conference NAACP. Competition entry deadline April 6. Students in elementary through high school are invited to participate in this writing competition. Competition monetary awards range from $50 to $100. Students will write an essay on a specific prompt. Click here for entry guidelines and information. | web post 13 March 18 |
Hampton University High School Day! Friday, April 6. Round trip transportation provided on a luxury motor coach bus. Events include guided campus tours; conversations with Administrators, Deans, coaches, and other faculty; discussions about financial assistance; dinner in the campus waterfront dining facility; marching band performance and more. Cost is $100. Click here for event information | Click here to download the required Application & Parent Consent Form | Accepted high school seniors can also apply for the National Hampton Alumni Scholarship (due March 16). Hampton High School Day is sponsored by the Washington, DC Chapter of the National Hampton Alumni Association, Inc. | web post 27 Feb 18 |
Summer Programs! Terp Young Scholars. July 8-27, 2018. | web post 17 Jan 18 |
College Bound Young Ladies Only - HBCU College Tour Announced! Monday, April 2 through Friday, April 6. Sponsored by the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College Southern Maryland Chapter. Tour cost is $499 (includes lodging, transportation, breakfast and lunch). Tour stops include Virginia State U., Shaw U., Bennett College, North Carolina A&T U., Johnson C. Smith U., Clark Atlanta U., Spelman College, South Carolina State U., Claflin U., Norfolk State U. and Hampton U. To reserve a space contact Daria N. Valentine (301) 758-2054 or Crystal Curry (240) 394-9006 or send an email to email@example.com. Click here to download the event flyer. | web post 22 Nov 17 |