School Choice Workshops Start December 11
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)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org / (919) 560-0538 or Will Brinson email@example.com / 919-560-0379. Contact Will Brinson about the January 7 Spanish language session.