Options for Older and Returning Students

Posted by on March 16, 2009

What:     The Philadelphia College Prep Roundtable
Where:   University of Pennsylvania
When:    March 19, 2009, 9:00A – 11:00A

Topic – Options for Older and Returning Students

The School District of Philadelphia’s Office of Multiple Pathways to Graduation will present educational options available to youth and adults that include Accelerated High Schools, Educational Options Program, Gateway to College, Adult Diploma Programs, credit recovery, skill building programs, and Re-Engagement Center services.  These options are for students ages 16 and older who are behind in credits, have disengaged from school, or exhibit risk factors for dropping out.  Representatives from the various programs will discuss enrollment eligibility and program features.

As always, we’d appreciate you RSVPing your attendance by clicking on the on the link at the PCPR website (www.collegepreproundtable.org).  If you’d like to make announcements and/or handout materials please bring enough for 40 people.

The meeting will be held in Houston Hall in the Class of 1949 room on the second floor.  Houston Hall is located at 3417 Spruce Street.  Attendees can park at meters around 34th and Walnut and walk through campus to Houston Hall.  There is also a parking garage at 34th & Chestnut Street. A copy of the campus map is the PCPR website.

We’ll see you at the meeting on the 19th!
The PCPR Advisory Committee advisory@collegepreproundtable.org


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