Regional School Choice fair
Manchester - posted Jan, 08 2014
MANCHESTER - Want to explore the many great opportunities for your child’s education within the Greater Hartford region? Want to speak with staff and families that work or attend a magnet school and the Hartford Region Open Choice Program? Bring the family to the third of five Regional School Choice Fairs on Saturday, Jan. 11, from 9 a.m. to noon at Great Path Academy at Manchester Community College, 60 Bidwell St., Manchester. Snow date is Saturday, Jan. 18, from 9 a.m. to noon. The Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) school fairs feature booths and information about the wide array of programming options available to Hartford and suburban students ages preschool to grade 12. Parents, grandparents, guardians and students can speak with helpful staff from RSCO and its partners, the Capitol Region Education Council, Hartford public schools' Host Magnet Program, Hartford Region Open Choice districts, Goodwin College, the Connecticut technical high school system, Suffield’s Regional Agriscience Center, Bloomfield public schools and East Hartford public schools. At the fair, families will also have the option of submitting an online application for the 2014-2015 RSCO lottery. The 2014-2015 lottery application period closes on Friday, Feb. 28. A list of remaining RSCO school choice fairs is listed below. For more information on school fairs, information sessions and open houses, please visit www.choiceeducation.org or call RSCO’s Parent Information Center at 860-713-6990 weekdays (excluding state holidays) between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Remaining RSCO School Fair schedule, 2014-2015 lottery is Thursday, Jan. 30, from 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., at International Magnet School for Global Citizenship, 625 Chapel Road, South Windsor. Snow date is Friday, Jan. 31 from 5 to 7:30 p.m.