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Pre-College Programs

The College Prep Center at Franklin Educational Campus

The College Prep Center at Franklin High School is a partnership of the University of Rochester's David T. Kearns Center for Leadership and Diversity in Arts, Sciences and Engineering and the Office of Enrollment, Franklin High School.

Group picture of Franklin students

The center works to empower all students at Franklin High to realize their academic and career potentials through preparation for successful college enrollment. All students at Franklin will see themselves as potential college students, and have access to accurate and relevant information about the process of preparing for and successfully enrolling in college with appropriate financial aid and scholarship assistance.

The hours of operation are Wednesday and Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. in Room 255.

Services

The center creates interactive programming to reach out to all students at Franklin High School. Programming takes place within the school and in the community. Partnerships with community members, local colleges, and business leaders allow for college and career immersion experiences.

Individual services:

  • Academic advising
  • Tutoring/homework help
  • SAT registration
  • Career exploration
  • College search
  • College application assistance
  • Regents prep

Group services:

  • College admissions visits
  • Area college field trips
  • College fairs
  • Classroom workshops
  • Parent engagement workshops
  • Career fairs
  • SAT prep course

If you are interested in partnering with the College Prep Center for field trips or campus-wide events, please contact Brady Fergusson.

Workshops

The College Prep Center collaborates with teachers from all departments to provide resources and information to groups of students about the college process. Students in all grades benefit from these workshops because they learn how to critically examine their current academic standing as it relates to planning for a future career. Advisors tailor each workshop topic to the individual needs of the students and teachers we work with.

If you’d like to partner with the College Prep Center for a workshop listed below, please contact Brady Fergusson.