FREE College Prep and Admissions Q & A Session!
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Forsyth County Central Library Auditorium
660 W 5th St, Winston-Salem, NC
Register Below to Reserve Your Seat and Handout Materials.
This informative, one-hour session is open to all rising 9-12th-grade students and parents! With all of the complexities of the college admissions process today, families have a ton of questions! We are offering a FREE Q & A session to debunk college admissions myths and get you the information you need to better navigate the college admissions and standardized test prep maze.
Topics may include (but not limited to):
- What are the most important things that admissions officers look at in the college application?
- Is test prep necessary?
- What does my 9th or 10th grader need to be doing now?
- How many colleges should my student be applying to?
- Which test should my child take – SAT or ACT?
- How can our family get an idea of how much we can expect to pay for college?
- How many times should a student take the SAT or ACT? Do all the scores go to the colleges?
- How important is the 650-word personal statement/essay and what should it be about?
Kathy de Jong is an Independent Educational Consultant and owner of College in 3-2-1 based in Clemmons, NC. Kathy works with high school and transfer students to identify their unique path to and through college and prepares each student for the journey. Services include career/college major planning, college research and list development, college applications & essay, extra-curricular and course selection advising, transfer guidance and much more. http://www.collegein321.com
Elizabeth Owens is the owner of Owens Test Prep in Greensboro, NC. Elizabeth has been in the test prep business for almost 15 years. Before starting her own company, Elizabeth worked for an internationally-known test prep company, learning the ins and outs of the tests. She now works with students to prepare them for the SAT and/or ACT through programs customized to fit each student’s needs. http://www.owenstestprep.com