College visits are excused absences! 3rd and 4th Year Learners can have up to FOUR excused absences for college visits PER YEAR!
In order for the college visit to be an excused absence, learners are required to provide Mrs. Chappelear with one of the following items, after the visit.
- a document issued by the college
- college letterhead with the student’s name and date on it
- Academy High School's College Visit Absence Form
Your counselors host many college fairs throughout the school year. This is a great opportunity to introduce yourself to college admissions officers, and become familiar with schools you are interested in applying to.
Here is a list of tips to help you stand out at college fairs and college visits!
COLLEGE FAIR FOR JUNIORS ONLY
The Dallas-Fort Worth Admissions Regional Network (DARN) is hosting a virtual college week April 19 – April 22, 2021 for current juniors. We would love to have you join us for a variety of panels and presentations. Below you will find a schedule for the week. Flyer attached
Students can register here: https://www.texasdarn.com/content.aspx?page_id=4002&club_id=841243&item_id=1391806
(All sessions will be recorded and added to the DARN YouTube page)