CFNC's Free College Application Week has been extended until November 16. Seniors should take advantage of the opportunity to apply to select colleges for free. Visit the Free College Application website for complete details. In addition, seniors who bring in a copy/photo of the FAFSA confirmation page will be entered into a prize drawing to be held on November 1st. Go to the FAFSA website to apply for financial aid by November 1st to be eligible.
Huntington Learning Center is partnering with UCPS again this year to offer free test prep for the ACT and SAT for juniors. The next session will be Saturday, November 17 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at CATA in Monroe. Interested students can download the complete test prep schedule and registration information here.
On Thursday, November 8th, the Teacher Cadet Club had the opportunity to participate in the Future Teacher Day on UNCC’s campus. By attending this enriching day, they were able to hear from a UNCC alumni who was a Teacher of the Year featured on The Ellen Show, hear from current students, including Piedmont alumni, and attend breakout sessions.
Pottery students traveled to Seagrove, NC on Thursday, November 1st where their trip to the potters' paradise began with a visit to the studio, showroom and museum of Ben Owen III. The journey continued with a tour at the NC Pottery Center and numerous other potters throughout the day, drawing inspiration from their different styles and techniques.
Air Force Junior ROTC students recently traveled to Boston for a historic adventure. As part of the experience, students selected, planned, and served as tour guides for the trip. As part of their assignment, students were able to gain knowledge of many historical sites around Boston including the Lexington and Concord battlefields, Plymouth Rock, Salem, Paul Revere's Battle Road, Boston Massacre, Boston Tea Party, Freedom Trail, USS Constitution (Old Ironsides), Charlestown Navy Yard, Bunker Hill, and the gravesites of Paul Revere, John Hancock, Samuel Adams, and Crispus Attucks.