College & Career Center 

College/Career Center Coordinator:

         Mrs. Kate Heald

         Phone: 301-284-4432

         Email:  Catharine_E_Heald@mcpsmd.org    

The College and Career Center is open during the school year from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm and throughout the summer, unless noted below.  Students and their parents can meet with Mrs. Heald about the college process/search, testing, jobs, summer programs, or other college and career related topics.  Call or email Mrs. Heald to schedule an appointment. 

Senior News:

Seniors - The senior survey is now available on Naviance in the About Me Section.  You must submit this survey before your final transcript will be released to your college.

 

SAT Prep:

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