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College Bound

The definitive page for college bound students aiming to increase the chances of success at institutions of higher learning. Scholarship information, college visits, and other college related information is featured here.

Service Hours Update for Seniors

May 22, 2020 5:22pm | divine obidike

Many students have concerns about the hours affecting their ability to graduate. Since the school closure has been extended to the end of year by Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, all student service learning hours for our class of 2020 have been waived.  The hours have […]

College Prep For High School Students Grades 9-12

April 20, 2020 10:29pm | john abunaw

Service Learning Hours

April 16, 2020 2:58pm | Jocelyn Cruz

If you’re planning to graduate and haven’t done your student service hours, you need to do them this spring. The county has give specific instructions for doing them while we’re out of school. Please look at your school email for the application and opportunities to […]


March 26, 2020 5:04pm | john abunaw

College application season is in full swing. People are busy researching degree options, comparing schools, and above all, trying to figure out how to pay for it all. Here at STEPS, we’re always looking for ways to help students pay for school, especially those who […]


March 19, 2020 3:34am | Divine Obidike

NACAC COLLEGE FAIR    National association for college admissions counseling (NACAC) is on friday, April 3, 2020 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex in Landover, MD. Fair is only for Juniors, class of 2021. National College Fairs […]

Peer Forward

March 9, 2020 1:23pm | Jocelyn Cruz

Baja is a member of the non profit organization Peer Forward. She went to DuVal High School.  Also, she was an english major and went to the University of Maryland. One of her passions is to paint oil paintings and even has a business on […]

Fanny Jackson Coppin

March 3, 2020 3:03pm | Jordan Coleman

Fanny Jackson Coppin was born on January 8th, 1837 in Washington D.C, and died on January 21, 1913. He was African American educator, principal, and missionary to Africa. Fanny was born as a slave and purchased by her aunt, during this time she only received […]

Ola Zuairu

February 21, 2020 5:27pm | Emily Castaneda

Ola Zuairu (a senior at Charles Herbert Flowers high school) has already been looking into what college she would ultimately attend. Ola has chosen Penn State University and wants to major in political science with a concentration in international politics.

Hagir Khalil

February 20, 2020 2:33pm | Jezabel Almanzar

Hagir Khalil is a senior at Charles Herbert Flowers High School. Ms.Khalil will be choosing between attending Howard University or Cornell University. She will be majoring in Middle-Eastern Studies, African American studies, and Public Policy management. 

Vocational Scholarship Program

February 7, 2020 2:35pm | Andre Pollard

Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship Program – On-Line Application Process (January 15th – March 12th, 2020)