Monday, April 16, 2012
Council President Ceasar C. Mitchell and Kaplan K12 and College Prep to host 12th
Semi-annual College prep series
its inception, more than 4,500 metro area students have participated in the free
college entrance exam prep event
– Atlanta City Council President Ceasar C. Mitchell has teamed up with Kaplan
K12 and College Prep to host the 12th semi-annual College Prep
free event, which is designed to help metro Atlanta students prepare for the
SAT, PSAT, and ACT exams and navigate the college application process, gives
attendees an opportunity to get advice directly from testing and admissions
its inception, more than 4,500 metro area students have participated.
your teen is planning to take the SAT, the ACT or both, students feel enormous
pressure to score well on college entrance exams. Experts say preparation is not
only key but also crucial in scoring well on the college entrance exams.
is a pleasure to continue providing free college entrance exam practice tests to
metro Atlanta students,” said Mitchell. “Preparation is essential to
doing well on these exams. The College Prep Series helps students not only
prepare, but know their challenging areas, as well. This information helps
them know the areas they should focus their future preparation for the actual
College Prep Series is open to any middle school student, high school student,
and parents in the Atlanta area.
K12 and College Prep continues to provide free practice tests for participants,
as well as a simulated testing environment to help students know what to expect
when they take the real test.
is proud to be a strategic education partner for the city of Atlanta. We stand
shoulder to shoulder with City Council President Mitchell to bring the highest
and best education services for the students of Atlanta Public Schools."
said Ted Robinson, Vice President of Sales, Kaplan K12 & College Prep.
12th semi-annual College Prep Series dates and locations are as
Benjamin E. Mays High School, 3450 Benjamin E. Mays Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
on Saturday, April 21 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon (Registration Code; SAT
SKKH2079; PSAT PKKH2005).
Henry W. Grady High School – 929 Charles Allen Drive – on Saturday, April 28
from 8:00 a.m. – 12:03 noon (Registration Code; ACT AKKH2013).
City Hall South (Atrium) 55 Trinity Avenue – on Saturday, Saturday, May 5 from
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon. Students will be able to meet with college
representative and receive their testing scores (Registration Code:
an effort to promote healthy living, President Mitchell has added a
Wellness/Fitness component based on First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s
Move” initiative. Each testing day will include information on
“Let’s Move” as well as a free wellness breakfast, lunch, door prizes, and
1-800-KAPTEST (1-800-527-8378) press #4 then #3 and give code number. To enroll
online, visit www.kaptest.com/hsevents
Parent Seminar will be available at both prep days from 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. and
at the college fair to discuss various college-related issues. Discussion
topics will include SAT vs. ACT, Accepted; Getting into Your First Choice
School, and Scholarship Academy.
more information, call President Mitchell’s office at (404) 330-6052.