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Achieving College Dreams

As National College Decision Day approaches on May 1, 2018, high school seniors in the Greater Philadelphia area are seeing their dedication and hard work pay off.

For Camellia Brown and Chelsea Jean-Baptiste seniors at Parkway Center City Middle College, their dream of attending college is now a reality; both are attending Temple University this fall.  On Tuesday, April 17, Jeanette Reyes of 6ABC spoke with Camellia and Chelsea about their journey to college and how College Possible Philadelphia helped them during their junior and senior year of high school. Executive Director Jen Weikert also explains how College Possible Philadelphia supports students by providing them with tools and resources, so they can become “become savvy college consumers.”

 

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  • Meet Destiny

    “My College Possible coaches haven’t just helped me increase my ACT score and apply to colleges; they’ve made me feel confident in myself.”

    Read their story
  • Meet Jessica

    “Making it through college, a step that people think is impossible for students with backgrounds like mine, is the most amazing thing.”

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