Students, Parents Invited to First Generation College Bound Night on Oct. 14


District 211 will host an event for First Generation College Bound students and their parents on Oct. 14, at Palatine High School, 1111 N Rohlwing Rd. The evening begins at 6:30 p.m., and will include a round table discussion with representatives from colleges and universities, the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC), first generation college students, and the parents of first generation college students. Students from all District 211 schools can participate and the event is free.

Additionally, students and parents will participate in break-out sessions on important topics including: “Financial Aid”, “The College Planning Process,” and “Connecting with Universities.” The round table and break-out sessions will be presented concurrently in English and Spanish.