Who: Middle school students, parents, and caregivers
What: Explore your high school options, including district, magnet, charter, and private schools. View last year’s list of participating schools here.
When: The Fair will take place over two days in October; this year, the Fair will be closed to the public from 2-5pm to allow middle schools to bring groups of students.
Friday, October 14:
- 2-5pm: Fair is closed to the public; only registered middle school groups may attend.
- 5-7pm: Fair is free and open to the public, no registration required
Saturday, October 15:
- 10am-3pm: Fair is free and open to the public, no registration required
Where: The Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall G — enter on the corner of Broad & Race Streets
Why: Learn about academic and special programs, extracurriculars, admissions criteria, how to apply, and more
How: Simply show up any time between 5-7pm on Friday, October 14th or 10am-3pm on Saturday, October 15. No registration or RSVP is required. Tip: schools sometimes can’t attend for the full hours of the Fair. Try to arrive at least thirty minutes before closing to give yourself enough time to interact with all of the schools on your list!
Text “INFO” to 215.660.4016 to learn more about applying to high school
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