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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.

Baseball Seniors Sign

April 19, 2018 5:43pm | Dayja Young

On April 11, 2018, four seniors made commitments to schools of choice to continue their education and baseball career. Families, students, and friends came to watch the players state their decisions. Zachary Austin signed with Montgomery Community College in Montgomery, Maryland. Chardale Folks signed with Wheeling […]

Interesting Facts about The University of Oregon

April 14, 2018 2:22am | Ibrahim Abass

As a freshman, I am starting to explore my college options and The University of Oregon is one of my top choices because of their football program and the education. Here are some fun facts about The University of Oregon. 1. The University of Oregon […]

Senior Baseball Signing Day

April 13, 2018 7:39pm | Tonea Epps, Nnadozie Okarazo, Angel Ramos

On April 11, 2018, a historic day for the baseball team in Charles Herbert Flowers High School, senior signing day was held in the multi-purpose room. It was a very bitter-sweet moment. Proud parents and coaches, who watched over the students for a long time, […]

TMCF Scholarships for HBCU Students

April 13, 2018 7:37pm | Taariq Pritchard

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) has several scholarship opportunities for students attending publicly-supported HBCUs. No matter what year you are in school, the major you are pursuing or if you are an undergraduate or graduate student, there should be something for you in the […]

Washington Korean Women’s Society Scholarship

April 10, 2018 6:00pm | Jonyce Bland

  The Washington Korean Women’s Society is offering an one-time scholarship of $1,000 to 4 Prince George’s County Public School seniors. If you would like more information make sure you check your pgcps email.

How to Get A Perfect Score On The ACT

April 10, 2018 3:21pm | Lateefah Fatunbi

#1: Choose the Most Concise Answer Try to find the choice that provides all of the necessary information for the sentence to make grammatical sense and nothing extra. The best writing says what it needs to say clearly and concisely. #2: Read the Paragraph First Read […]

Hampton Trip

March 29, 2018 6:11pm | Camisha Jenifer

The Washington D.C. Chapter of the National Hampton Alumni Association is inviting high school students to the 40th Annual High School Day at Hampton University on April 6, 2018. The event  includes round trip transportation along with the High School Day including guided campus tours, […]

Scholarship Opportunities

March 29, 2018 1:32pm | Carley Walker

There are many scholarship opportunities for high school students approaching. Make sure you are looking at your school emails and following up with your counselors about the upcoming scholarship programs. It will be a great opportunity. You don’t want to miss out on the opportunities […]


March 28, 2018 10:04pm | Dayja Young

Are you a graduating senior? Are you attending a Maryland school? Are you getting your associates or graduates degree?  Have you applied for your federal financial student aid (FAFSA)? Did you know you can qualify for the Maryland grant. This applies to Maryland residents attending […]

Information on Dual Enrollment

March 28, 2018 5:47pm | Charity Walker

If you are a student who passed the Accuplacer and is eligible for Dual Enrollment, this article is for you. In order to participate in Dual Enrollment (after passing the accuplacer test) you have to fill out an application. The due date for the application […]