Dysart to Host College 101 Night for Parents
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — 3/24/2022
The Dysart Unified School District will host a College 101 Night for parents of 5th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the college acceptance and financial aid process for their children on Thursday, April 7 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Valley Vista High School, located at 15550 N. Parkview Place in Surprise, Arizona.
“In Dysart Schools, we are focused on preparing students with the knowledge and skills needed for college and career success,” said Superintendent Dr. Quinn R. Kellis. “College 101 Night is a great opportunity for parents and students to understand how to prepare for college.”
The event will begin at 5:30pm with a welcome from Dysart Schools Superintendent Dr. Quinn Kellis, followed by time to browse the college booths. Two informational sessions will be held at 6:25pm and again at 7:00pm where parents can choose to hear about a variety of topics. Participating parents will have the opportunity to learn about FAFSA, dual enrollment, athletics in college, studying abroad, honors colleges, military academies, saving for college, financial planning, and much more. Over thirty-five colleges will be in attendance along with military representatives to meet with parents and answer questions. Food trucks will also be on site during the event.