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Newton County School System will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the school commons area. All Newton County School System high school students are invited to attend.

PROBE is the organized college fair tour that attracts representatives from non-profit educational institutions to shopping malls, civic centers, and high schools throughout the state of Georgia. Approximately 70 colleges and technical colleges will be represented at this year’s Newton County PROBE Fair.

During the PROBE fair, students and parents will have the opportunity to speak with college representatives on topics such as financial aid, housing, programs of study, admissions requirements, scholarships, and campus life.

Students must register to attend the PROBE College Fair. Students should visit the website http://www.gotocollegefairs.com and click “register now.” Click the state of Georgia located on the U.S. map, scroll down and select “Georgia Probe 9/5/12 Wednesday September 5, 2012 5:30 -7:30 pm Alcovy High School.” Click the gold, “register now” button and fill in the requested information on the Student Profile page. Everything with an asterisk must be completed then click submit to print an admittance pass. Students MUST bring an admittance pass to the fair in order to gain entry.

“We encourage high school parents and students to attend the PROBE College Fair,” said Timica Parker, Lead Counselor for Alcovy High School. “This is an excellent opportunity for students and parents to see the many options available to them in terms of colleges, programs of study, and financial aid.”

For more information, contact Dr. Kelly Parker at 770-784-4995 ext. 2106.

***Download PROBE Flyer for Student Registration Instructions