College Counseling offers Special Topics evening for US Parents
Upper school parents are invited to a Special Topics evening on Tuesday, September 11, 7-8:30 p.m., in the Upper School Library to dive deeper into many of the subjects that emerge in the college application process. We will open the evening with a popular topic, "Paying for College" and then offer a choice of breakout sessions.
Below is more information about the sessions.
7-7:45 p.m. Paying for College - Jason Seay, Assistant Executive Director of Outreach and College Access at the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
7:45-8:30 p.m. Breakout sessions (choose 1)
Understanding Your Emerging Adult - Adolescent Development in the College Application Process - Dr. Marcia Sutton, Associate Head of School
Nuts and Bolts of Standardized Tests - Ben Gatlin, Assistant Director of College Counseling and Lauren Blair, Upper School Learning Services Specialist
Understanding Admission to Highly Selective Institutions - Mary Stevens, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Vanderbilt University
Navigating Admission to Fine Arts Programs - Catherine Sawyer, Director of College Counseling, Laura McFadden, Instructor of Middle School Visual Arts, and Anna Lee McFadden, Instructor of Middle School Arts & Special Events
Pursuing an Appointment to a Military Academy - Brian Eytchison, United States Naval Academy liaison and father of Patrick Eytchison, CPA '12 and USNA '16 and Captain Hal Sauer, United States Air Force Academy Liaison and graduate of the Air Force Academy class of 1971
Continued Conversation on Paying for College (no new information at this session but an opportunity to ask more nuanced questions) - Jason Seay and Elizabeth Raymond, Assistant Director of College Counseling
2323-A Old Hickory Blvd. / Nashville, TN 37215 / 615-373-9550
Christ Presbyterian Academy is a private, coeducational, college-preparatory school for grades preschool through 12. The Academy provides transformational education through a Christian worldview and offers extensive programs to develop the diverse potential of each student. CPA is a ministry of Christ Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Nashville, Tennessee.