School Choice Workshops Start December 11

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Durham County Cooperative Extension offers School Choice Workshops for any parent or guardian with a child who wants to explore K-12 public school options, including charter schools. The workshop helps families learn about choosing a school for your child and family. All workshops are offered at Cooperative Extension’s offices at 721 Foster Street on the following dates:

Friday, December 11, 2015, 12:00-1:30PM (English)

Thursday, January 7, 2016 6:00-7:30PM (English)

Thursday, January 7, 6:00-7:30PM (Spanish)

Friday, January 8, 12:00-1:30PM (English)

REGISTER HERE

FLYER HERE

Each School Choice Workshop will cover:

  • What school options are available
  • What to look for in a school
  • How to evaluate schools based on your child’s and your family’s needs
  • Tips for the DPS Magnet School Lottery (DPS Lottery runs January 11-29)

All workshops offer drinks and light snacks. Lunchtime participants are invited to bring their lunch.

The workshop is free and registration is requested. Register online at http://goo.gl/forms/RI8rSwV9ZH   For more information, contact Donna Rewalt at drewalt@dconc.gov / (919) 560-0538 or Will Brinson wbrinson@dconc.gov / 919-560-0379.  Contact Will Brinson about the January 7 Spanish language session.

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Photo of Donna RewaltDonna RewaltCommunity Outreach Coordinator (919) 560-0538 donna_rewalt@ncsu.eduDurham County, North Carolina
Updated on Dec 2, 2015
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