It's time for students at Cheshire High School (525 South Main Street) to start looking to the future and determining where they want to head after graduation. To help students make informed decisions and learn more about the opportunities out there, Cheshire High School will be hosting a College Fair this Thursday, October 6th, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
The universities and colleges expected to attend the college fair include………….. Alfred University (NY), American University (DC), Anna Maria College (MA), Becker College (MA), Boston College (MA), Canisius College (NY), Colgate University (NY), Endicott College (MA), Gateway Community College (CT), Goodwin College (CT), Hobart & William Smith Colleges (NY), Hofstra University (NY), Husson University (ME), Job Corps Boston Region, Johnson & Wales University (RI), LeMoyne College (NY), Lincoln College of New England (CT), Manhattanville College (NY), Merrimack College (MA), New England College (NH), Naugatuck Valley Community College (CT), Nichols College (MA), Norwich University (VT), Paul Mitchell the School North Haven, Pennsylvania State University, Pine Manor College (MA), Post University (CT), Quinnipiac University (CT), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (NY), Roger Williams University (RI), Sacred Heart University (CT), Saint Michael's College (VT), Siena College (NY), Southern Connecticut State University, Springfield College (MA), Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ), State University of New York (SUNY), St. John's University (NY), St. Vincent's College (CT), Trinity College (CT), University at Albany (SUNY), University of New Hampshire, University of Rhode Island, University of Scranton (PA), University of Tampa (FL), U. S. Coast Guard Academy (CT), Villanova University (PA), Washington University in St. Louis (MO), Western New England University (MA), Wheelock College (MA), and Xavier University (OH).
A college fair is a great opportunity to learn more about colleges and universities located around the country. Representatives from the schools will be on site to hand out brochures as well as answer questions about academics, extracurriculars, campus life, and other helpful information. Students and parents should preplan which schools they would like to talk to. College fairs are a great opportunitiy to help narrow down the search of where to go to college.
As the only public high school in the city of Cheshire, Cheshire High School serves approximately 1,600 students. Cheshire High School is a top ranked high school in the state of Connecticut. It is a comprehensive high school that offers a broad range of programs to help prepare their students for the future. Academic excellence is the top priority at Cheshire High School. It shows in the high graudation rate of 98% as well as the large offerings of AP courses for students. Along with academics, students at Cheshire benefit from a variety of extracurricular activities, athletics, and clubs to help spark their interests and get them involved. Students from Cheshire High School are well prepared for the rigors of college or what ever other pursuits they have after graduating. We are so proud of the students at this great high school and all that they achieve. Go RAMS!