Welcome to Champaign Central's College & Career Center!
The primary mission of Central High School’s College & Career Center is to provide a comprehensive resource center for all students and families, to offer college & career resources and to assist with post-high school planning in an atmosphere where EVERY student feels welcome.
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Parkland College, Spring 2017 Events - Agricultural/Engineering Science and Technologies Family Information Night **Wednesday, February 8th, 6-8:00 P.M., RSVP at www.parkland.edu/academics/departments/agest/spin.aspx - Pathway to Illinois Open House **Sunday, February 12th, 1-3:00 P.M. Parkland Student Union, RSVP at www.parkland.edu/getStarted/visit - Campus Visit Day **Monday, February 20th, 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M., RSVP at www.parkland.edu/getStarted/visit - Parkland Preview **Friday, March 10th, Noon-2 P.M., Parkland Student Union, RSVP at www.parkland.edu/getStarted/visit - Campus Visit Day **Monday, April 17th, 10 A.M.-2 P.M., RSVP at www.parkland.edu/getStarted/visit - Fine & Applied Arts Open House **Thursday, April 20th, 5:30-7:30 P.M., RSVP at www2.parkland.edu/forms/admissionsRSVP/faaopenhouse.html - For more information **Call 217-351-2482 or email email@example.com Illini Tutoring-SAT PREP - Students who receive a total score of 950 or better on their Fall 2016 practice SAT or an official College Board SAT are eligible to participate in this opportunit. Students are required to show an SAT score report at the time of registration. - The course is $350 and will take place during lunch and on late start Wednesdays at each high school to a limited number of students. - The course includes one practice SAT test that is used to determine what each students will need to achieve success on the SAT. - Students generally attend 3 classes per week at their home school. - Only 20 students weill be in each of the 2 classes (at each school) in order to provide as much individualized attention as possible. - Enrollment is on a first come, first served basis with 15 paid spaces for each class and 5 spaces reserved for students who qualify for free and reduced lunch. - Registration forms and payment must be submitted at the same time to the main office of each school, and proof of a qualifying score must be demonstrated. - Students interested in the 5 free spaces must submit the scholarship application to their high school principal. - The District has a limited number of scholarships available for students who qualify for free and reduced lunch. Scholarships will be awarded to students who demonstrate they have the highest levels of motivation and commitment to maximizing the effect this course can have on both their SAT scores and their academic futrures. In approximately 500 words, please explain why one of these scholarships should be awareded to you. - PRACTICE ACT: Saturday, February 11, 2017 (8:00 a.m.-Noon at Centennial H.S., For both Centennial and Central students participating in these classes). - STATE SAT TEST DATE: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - Application Deadline: Monday, January 16, 2017 - Registration forms are to be returned to Central's main office with proof of a 950 or better on the Practice SAT or an official SAT score. - Session Dates: *Tuesday, February 21st - Lunch *Wednesday, February 22nd - 8-9:00 a.m. *Thursday, February 23rd - Lunch *Tuesday, February 28th - Lunch *Wednesday, March 1st - 8-9:00 a.m. *Thursday, March 2nd - Lunch *Tuesday, March 7th - Lunch *Wednesday, March 8th - 8-9:00 a.m. *Thursday, March 9th - Lunch *Tuesday, March 28th - Lunch *Wednesday, March 29th - 8-9:00 a.m. *Thursday, March 30th - Lunch - See Mr. Tanner in the College & Career Center for any questions/concerns.