GPA Invites Families to Sessions on Career and College Promise Program

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For Immediate Release: April 22, 2021

Contact: Haley Miller (336) 749-8814
Media Desk (336) 574-5730

GPA Invites Families to Sessions on Career and College Promise Program

The virtual webinars are coming up May 6 and May 11

Guilford County, NC – Across North Carolina, high schoolers are earning college credit and gaining valuable workplace experience through the Career and College Promise program. The program, which is tuition-free for high school juniors and seniors, is available to students in Guilford County thanks to Guilford Technical Community College.

The Career and College Promise program can accelerate completion of college certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees that lead to college transfer or provide entry-level job skills.

Guilford Parent Academy (GPA) is inviting parents and families to virtual webinars where they can learn more about the requirements and how to apply for the program. The webinar will be offered from 6 until 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 6 and again from 6 until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 11.

Career and College Promise Program Virtual Webinars for Families

Thursday, May 6 from 6 – 7 p.m.

Tuesday, May 11 from 6 – 7 p.m.

To register for either session, visit After registering, a link to join the session will be sent via email. To learn more about this workshop or other GPA offerings, visit, email or call 336.279.4924.

About Guilford County Schools

Guilford County Schools, the third largest school district in North Carolina, the 47th largest of more than 14,000 in the United States, and serves more than 73,000 PK-12 students at 126 schools. With approximately 10,000 employees, GCS works in partnership with parents, businesses, colleges and the community to deliver an education that connects student interests and skills with the careers and economy of our future here and around the world. We provide educational choices to meet individual student needs in a culturally diverse citizenship and new opportunities to help our students Soar to Greatness. For more information, visit the district’s website at<>.

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