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Free Workshop: College and Career Planning Workshop 5:00 pm
Free Workshop: College and Career Planning Workshop @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
All high school students are invited to join us for a college and career planning session. Learn more about the cost of college, career options that fit your interest and abilities, and create a personalized... View Article
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Free Workshop: Financial Literacy & the College Student 5:30 pm
Free Workshop: Financial Literacy & the College Student @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 3 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Students will review a financial aid award letter to gain an understanding of the cost of college attendance, living expenses, financial aid awarded, and all living within a budget. Audience: High School Students and Parents.
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Free Workshop: Perfecting the College Essay 11:00 am
Free Workshop: Perfecting the College Essay @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The student will develop responses to essay prompts and learn the steps to take when writing an essay for college and scholarship applications. The student will have a well-constructed plan and outline for developing their... View Article
SAT/ACT Study Session 11:00 am
SAT/ACT Study Session @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Looking for a place to study for your SAT or ACT? GRADcafé is the perfect place to study for you exams! Stop by for a cup of coffee and a snack. Our advisors can assist... View Article
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Senior Support 2:30 pm
Senior Support @ Raul Yzaguirre School for Success
Apr 8 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Raul Yzaguirre School for Success Audience: RYSS Seniors
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Pop-Up GRADcafé 2:00 pm
Pop-Up GRADcafé @ Tejano Center for Community Concerns
Apr 10 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Tejano Center for Community Concerns Audience: students and families
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GRAD Club 5:00 pm
GRAD Club @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Are you looking for a school activity to participate in? Come to our GRAD club interest meeting to learn how you can become a scholar. Have fun while learning about college, career planning, Leadership, and... View Article
Free Workshop: Cost of College Workshop 5:30 pm
Free Workshop: Cost of College Workshop @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Participants will learn about the cost of college attendance, how to compare costs, the different types of financial aid available and how to read an award letter. Audience: Open to all Students and Parents
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Free Workshop: Senior Preparation Saturday 11:00 am
Free Workshop: Senior Preparation Saturday @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Seniors, it’s not too latte! GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications, verification worksheets and any additional college preparation! Audience: Open to all Seniors and Parents
Free Workshop: Senior Year Calendar – Keep Your Child on Track for College 11:00 am
Free Workshop: Senior Year Calendar – Keep Your Child on Track for College @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Parents will prepare for events that occur during the senior year and gain an understanding of the importance of observing and meeting deadlines. Audience: High School Students and Parents
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CLASS ACT Workshop 2:00 pm
CLASS ACT Workshop @ Aldine Senior High School
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
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Pop-Up GRADcafé 4:00 pm
Pop-Up GRADcafé @ Empowerment High School, l MPR #180
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Empowerment High Schoo,l MPR #180 Audience: Open to all audiences
Discover University of Texas – Austin 5:30 pm
Discover University of Texas – Austin @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Students and parents are invited to come and learn about University of Texas – Austin. A representative from the university will be on site to help with the College Application process and to answer any... View Article
Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia Paying for College Workshop 7:00 pm
Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia Paying for College Workshop @ C. E. King High School
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Anyone interested in learning about financial aid is welcome to come. This event is open to the public.
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Pop-Up GRADcafé 2:00 pm
Pop-Up GRADcafé @ HCC Acres Home Room 123
Apr 17 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: HCC Acres Home Room 123 Audience: Open to all audiences
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Senior Support 7:30 am
Senior Support @ Empowerment High School
Apr 18 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Empowerment High School Audience: Empowerment Seniors
HISD District Advisory Committee Meeting 5:00 pm
HISD District Advisory Committee Meeting @ HISD Administrative Office
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
Pop-Up GRADcafé 5:00 pm
Pop-Up GRADcafé @ Aldine Senior High School Room 6
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Aldine Senior High School Room 6 Audience: students and community
Free Workshop: Majors and Career Workshop 5:30 pm
Free Workshop: Majors and Career Workshop @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Learn more about the factors to consider when choosing a major in college. Students will also learn about the difference between a major and a career. Audience: Open to all Students and Parents
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Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter – Financial Literacy & the College Student 11:00 am
Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter – Financial Literacy & the College Student @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Students will review a financial aid award letter to gain an understanding of the cost of college attendance, living expenses, financial aid awards and living within a budget. Audience: First Time College Freshmen Students
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Senior Support 7:30 am
Senior Support @ Empowerment High School
Apr 23 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Empowerment High School Audience: Empowerment Seniors
Free Workshop: College Entrance Exams Workshop 5:30 pm
Free Workshop: College Entrance Exams Workshop @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Learn about the different types of college entrance exams such as the SAT and ACT and how to better prepare for these exams! Audience: Open to students and parents
Making College Affordable 8:00 pm
Making College Affordable @ Aldine Senior High School, CCR RM 224
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Pop-Up GRADcafé 2:00 pm
Pop-Up GRADcafé @ Tejano Center for Community Concerns
Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
GRAD Advisors will be available to assist with college and financial aid applications. Location: Tejano Center for Community Concerns Audience: students and families
Free Workshop: How to be a Successful College Student 5:30 pm
Free Workshop: How to be a Successful College Student @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Do you wish you had more hours in a day? This workshop will help students learn tips on how to navigate their first year of college by effectively using time management skills and the importance... View Article
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Region 4 ESC School Counselor Symposium 7:30 am
Region 4 ESC School Counselor Symposium @ Region 4 Education Service Center
Apr 25 @ 7:30 am – 3:00 pm
 
Scholar Meeting & Celebration 8:00 am
Scholar Meeting & Celebration @ Aldine Senior High School
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
 
GRAD Scholar Meeting 3:45 pm
GRAD Scholar Meeting @ Empowerment High School
Apr 25 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Room: 302 Computer Lab Who: 9th-12th grade scholars Topic: College Investigation
RYSS GRAD Scholar Meeting 4:00 pm
RYSS GRAD Scholar Meeting @ Raul Yzaguirre School for Success
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
 
Free Workshop: Time Management Workshop 5:30 pm
Free Workshop: Time Management Workshop @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
This workshop will teach participants about the SMART goal method and how to utilize it to reach educational and career goals. Learn how to better prioritize your time and increase your productivity! Audience: Open to... View Article
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Free Workshop: College Planning – Which School is Right for You? 11:00 am
Free Workshop: College Planning – Which School is Right for You? @ cafécollege Houston
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn about the characteristics of a variety of options for education beyond high school. Participants will compare educational institutions and select the type that is best for the student. Audience: High School Students and Parents
SAT/ACT Study Session 11:00 am
SAT/ACT Study Session @ GRADcafé Baytown
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Looking for a place to study for your SAT or ACT? GRADcafé is the perfect place to study for you exams! Stop by for a cup of coffee and a snack. Our advisors can assist... View Article
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