• Passport to Success Expo: September 22

    EVENT DETAILS

    DATE:
    Saturday, September 22, 2018

    TIME:
    8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    LOCATION:
    Oxon Hill High School
    6701 Leyte Drive
    Oxon Hill, MD 20745

    FREE BUS TRANSPORTATION:

    PICK-UP LOCATIONS/TIMES
    Northwestern High School - 7 a.m.
    Charles Herbert Flowers High School - 7:15 a.m.
    Potomac High School - 7:30 a.m.

    RETURN TIME: ALL BUSES WILL LEAVE THE EVENT AT 2:15 p.m.

    REGISTRATION
    Register for the Expo and Transportation

    QUESTIONS? Call 301-618-7356

    ABOUT
    The Passport to Success Expo combines the annual Family Institute Conference and College and Career Readiness Summit in one big EXPO! The event is free and features more than 20 workshops for parents on topics such as helping your child succeed in school, navigating the school system, and securing funding for your child's college education. Representatives from more than 35 colleges and universities, local government and agencies, business and trade schools, and fire, police and EMT will be on site to share information about college and careers. The EXPO also includes free breakfast, resources, and childcare (for children ages 6-12), and you can sample new and exciting options for school lunch at the "Taste of PGCPS." 

    Passport to Success - Save the Date Card
    Passport to Success - Flyer (English, Spanish & French)

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER WANDA DURANT

    Wanda Durant SM

    An advocate, entrepreneur, philanthropist and MVP mom, Wanda Durant is a passionate supporter of underserved children, single mothers and communities. She is the mother of NBA champion Kevin Durant, whose $10 million Durant Center will open this fall in Seat Pleasant and house the College Track program.

    Colleges, Universities and Organizations to Be in Attendance

    Documents Required for On-Site Admission:
    Most current Transcript
    Most current ACT/SAT Scores
    Please bring MULTIPLE copies

    • AGMUS
    • ANA G. MÉNDEZ UNIVERSITY SYSTEM*
    • Bowie State University *
    • Capitol Technology University 
    • Coppin State University*
    • Dillard University *
    • Elon University
    • Fairmont State University *
    • Florida A&M University
    • Florida Tech*
    • George Mason University
    • Hampton University *
    • Harrisburg University of Science & Technology*
    • Harvard College 
    • IBEW JATC 26/NECA
    • Johns Hopkins University
    • Lincoln University*
    • Longwood University
    • Mary Baldwin University
    • Morgan State University
    • Norfolk State University*
    • Pennsylvania College of Technology
    • PGDOC
    • Prince George Community College*
    • Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department
    • Prince Georges County Police Dept.
    • Rutgers University - New Brunswick
    • Saint Mary's College 
    • Spelman College 
    • St. Anselm College 
    • Sweet Briar College
    • Syracuse University 
    • The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
    • The University of the District of Columbia*
    • Trinity Washington University*
    • Tuskegee University
    • U.S. Air Foce Academy
    • United States Navy Enlisted Recruiting
    • University of Baltimore*
    • University of Baltimore
    • University of Cincinnati
    • University of Louisville
    • University of Maryland College Park 
    • University of Notre Dame
    • Virginia Common Wealth University 
    • Virginia State University*
    • Walden University 

     

    * On-site admission

    Workshops

     

    • College Application 101: Do’s and Don’ts 
    • What’s the difference? SAT VS ACT 
    • Community College VS 4 Year School
    • Boss up!! Job interviewing skills 
    • College for the International Student
    • Ready, Set, Go
    • All about the Academics: High Quality Career & Technical Education
    • Free Public Library Resources to Enrich, Engage, and Educate 
    • "Navigating Social Service Resources in Prince George's County"
    • Strengthening Positive Parental Engagement in School 
    • Supporting Students with ADHD and more
    • Meet Me In The Middle: A guide to Middle School Transition
    • Financial Freedom: Show me the Money 
    • Early Literacy: The Importance of Asking Good Questions
    • Why Immersion?: Exposing Your Child to a Whole New World in PGCPS
    • Waterford K-2 making learning fun at Home
    • The Power of Parents 
    • Elementary TAG Programs: An Overview of Identification and Services
    • More than a job ….choosing a Career
    • All aboard to Early Literacy - Are you ready to Travel with Early Childhood?
    • Literacy Toolkit for Parents of Primary Grade (K-2)
    • Families Fostering Literacy Skills
    • What No one ever taught you about Multiplication and Division
    • 4 year vs Community College
    • Secret PGCPS Ebooks and databases at your fingertips! 
    • Naviance Workshop
    • Hands on Math and STEM Strategies
    • myON: Online Library for Title I Students K-8
    • Math Strategies for Parents
    • It can happen to your child 
    • The Luggage of Relationships: The good, the bad, the ugly
    • Change Your Language, Change Their Lives: What you Can Do Differently Today to Transform Youth 
    • The Impact of Trauma in Childhood 
    • Bon Voyage to Bullying 

    CORPORATE SPONSORSHIPS

     

    • Chuck-E-Cheese's 
    • Sardi's Catering 
    • Office Catering 
    • Mathnesium of Woodmore 
    • Kaiser Permanente 
    • Papa Johns Pizza 
    • SYSCO 
    • Wegman's 
    • CDW 
    • HCGI 
    • Dell

     

    Corporate sponsorships are available! Email sponsorships@pgcps.org for details.