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Guilford Apprenticeship Community Night and Open Houses

November 18, 2019
By Jennifer Lancaster

The Guilford Apprenticeship Partners (GAP) is holding a community night Monday, November 18 at 6pm.  This event is for high school students, parents of high schools, potential GAP business partners, and anybody who would like to learn more about the Guilford Apprenticeship Partners and apprenticeships that are available in Guilford County.

For more information and to register for the event click here.

 

GAP companies are also holding open houses for prospective students and families beginning this Wednesday.  For a list of companies and a sign-up, click here.

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  • Get adjusted to high school
  • Re-evaluate 4-year course plan
  • Consider college course options
  • College representatives visit NGFS and are available to speak with students throughout the school year.
  • Applications are planned and progress is individually monitored
  • Class time is provided for essay coaching and writing
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  • Parents and students are introduced to Naviance
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  • Spring activities designed to help students begin to consider  educational options
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