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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.

Hampton High School Day

March 23, 2018 7:37pm | Anuoluwapo Adepegba

High School Day at Hampton University will occur on Friday, April 6, 2018. High School Day is an event that grants students the opportunity to tour Hampton University, speak with their faculty, learn about financial assistance, etc. While on campus, they can also talk with […]

AASA Scholarship Opportunity

March 14, 2018 11:29pm | Danielle Barnes

As part of the Redefining Ready! Movement, AASA is partnering with Hobsons to offer the 2018 Redefining Ready! National Scholarship. The scholarship contest allows America’s graduating high school seniors the opportunity to tell the world how they are college, career and life ready. Sixteen scholarships […]

LifeBridge Health and ExpressCare Scholarship Opportunity

March 13, 2018 5:26pm | Samuel Odegbami

Hello Flowers Students, Do you love to write? Do you love to write for money? This is your chance to do what you love while gaining a couple of extra dollars in your pocket! Write a winning essay. Here is the flyer:

College and Career Fair for Students with IEP’s and 504 Plans

March 13, 2018 5:20pm | Samuel Odegbami, College and Career Fair

Dear Flowers students, The annual College and Career Fair is here! The Special Education Department has a message for you. Here it is: “The Special Education Department is sponsoring its fifth College and Career Fair for students with IEP’s and 504 Plans on Thursday, March 15, […]

Open House At The Mecca

March 8, 2018 7:19pm | Rukayat Fakoya, Tonea Epps

Charles Herbert Flowers held an Open House on March 7th, 2018. The Open House was held to educate our parents and students about academic opportunities for next year. There were many programs, clubs, sports teams, specialty classes, and more in attendance at the event. Clubs such […]

Historical Black College Tour Trip

March 5, 2018 6:58pm | Joshua McIver

On April 4-8, there will be a college tour trip where you get to visit all the historical black colleges universities. The are North Carolina A&T University, Bennett college, Johnson C Smith, Clark Atlanta University, Spelman college Morehouse college Florida A&M University, and Universal Studio […]

Tiffany Green Got Accepted!

March 5, 2018 6:52pm | Kamryn Campbell

On March 3,2018 our very own student Tiffany Green got accepted into Texas Southern University as well as Alabama A&M University. Texas Southern University granted $6,000 for 4 years and also In-State-Tuition as well as an application for their honors program. Also, Alabama A&M University […]

College Expo

March 5, 2018 6:43pm | Kamryn Campbell

On March 3,2018 I attended the Black College Expo at Bowie State University from 9-3. There, I spoke with a few different HBCU’s such as Morgan State University, Mississippi Valley State University, Liberty University, Howard University, Dillard University, etc. With me being a junior, they […]

We Have a Winner!

March 5, 2018 6:14pm | Mincie Richardson

On Saturday, three of our students, Nicholas Cavanaugh,  Joseph Ortiz, and Kayla Reid represented Flowers High School in the Bi-County J. Franklyn Bourne Oratorical Contest. All three gave three excellent speeches on the topic EXAMINING “FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION” Is it legally consistent to advocate or justify kneeling […]

Importance of Academics

March 3, 2018 11:18pm | MaKia Mcmillan

The importance of academics is very serious. Most students take school very serious, while others don’t. Without a high school education some things aren’t possible. Lots of jobs in this society require a high school diploma. Not only does your high school diploma help you […]