• college exploration

  • Applerouth's College Night

    When: Thursday, May 2nd, 8:00 PM 

    Where: Online Webinar



    "On May 2nd, join our panel of experts to learn pro tips for testing, writing college essays, and financing college. Plus, get the inside scoop on admissions from Ginger Fay, a former admissions officer at both Duke and Emory. We’ll wrap up with a Q&A time dedicated to all manner of admission-related questions. We hope to see you there!"


    Secure your spot HERE



    College Information Night 

    Coast to Coast College Tour



    Junior/Senior Journey

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    (Click here for printable version)



    Duke Summer Sessions

    Duke Summer Session

    Duke Univeristy has extended the admissions deadline for Summer Academy and STEM Academy to April 29! 
    Act now before the admissions deadline for the Summer College for High School Students program closes on April 15!
    Apply now to enjoy a summer of a lifetime at Duke University!



    College Information Sessions

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    When: May 2, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Where: Marietta High School, 1171 Whitlock Ave SW, Marietta, GA 30064



    Join admission representatives from Emory University, Johns Hopkins University, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Virginia, and Washington University in St. Louis for a group presentation. Learn more about academic programs, student life, admission, and financial aid at these institutions. There will be time for questions and to meet representatives at the end.


    Register HERE



    Clemson University Summer Scholars






    Brenau University Spring Open House




    Instructional Focus College Fair

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    During Instructional Focus (10:04 - 11:27)



    Your Major: Career Discovery Workshop Presented by Auburn University

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    Workshops for incoming freshmen interested in exploring majors and careers at Auburn University. 

    Workshop Dates:

    • Monday, March 18
    • Monday, March 25
    • Monday, April 1
    • Wednesday, June 12
    • Wednesday, June 19
    • Wednesday, June 26 


    • $100 for students

    Registration includes career assessment results, materials and lunch

    • Parents, family members and guests: $25/ person

    Optional morning session that includes information on how to support your student as they transition to Auburn University, explore majors and careers, and learn more about resources available to students and their support systems here at Auburn University


    For schedules and to register, please visit: www.aub.ie/Your-Major



    UWG College of Arts and Humanities Preview Day




    Evening with UGA - Cumming


    What? Evening with UGA - Cumming

    When? February 12, 6:30 - 8:00

    Where? Forsyth Central High School



    Beneficial for students who are interested in knowing about the admissions process and some information about opportunities at UGA.


    Pre-Register HERE



    Splash UNC


    What? Splash UNC

    When? November 10th, 9:00 am-5:00 pm

    Where? University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Cost? $20 (lunch included)



    Splash UNC is a bi-annual program where high school students have the opportunity to attend classes taught and created by Carolina students. Classes include a variety of interesting topics ranging from chemistry and swing dancing to neuroscience and Harry Potter. The classes we are offering this semester aim to help high school students explore their current interests and discover new passions.

    Payment accepted online through the registration page where students can also pre-order a Splash UNC t-shirt for $10. The program fee will also be accepted in cash or by check the day of the event when students come to campus.

    Student registration closes on November 3rd at 11:59pm, so don't delay! To learn more and register, visit https://splashunc.com/



    Georgia Highlands College Preview Days


    • Cartersville site - October 16, 2018 from 5:00pm-7:00pm
    • Marietta site - October 23, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:30pm
    • Douglasville site - November 8, 2018 from 5:00pm-7:00pm

      **The registration link can be found here:https://sites.highlands.edu/admissions/visit/



    UNG Tour


    What? Tour of UNG Dahlonega Campus

    When? Money and Field Trip form due Oct. 3rd, trip will be Oct. 10th   

    Where? Buses would load and unload at Denmark High School

    Cost? $20 (food and transportation)



    DHS Counseling Office had enough interest shown to offer an option for 11th Graders to tour the UNG Dahlonega Campus. This would be offered on PSAT Day (Oct. 10th) so little to no course work will be missed (can't take PSAT and take trip). It is a great opportunity to see what is offered to our students at a college that is close to home. Students would load a bus and leave from school and return to school. $20 for transportation and lunch.


    If interested, come by the counseling office to pick up a field trip form and turn the form in with $20 by Wednesday, Oct. 3rd.



    UNG Open House

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    Auburn University CLA Day

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    During this event, you will learn all about all areas of the College of Liberal Arts and meet current students, faculty, and staff.  We will also have speakers from various areas of campus including Housing, Student Financial Services, Admissions, and Campus Dining. 

    Please RSVP using www.aub.ie/cla-day. 



    PROBE College Fair


    What? Probe College Fair - Probe is an annual program of college fairs that are held throughout the state of Georgia. The program is managed by the Georgia Education Articulation Committee (GEAC), whose sole mission is to disseminate information and stimulate interest in post-secondary education for students in Georgia. Hundreds of colleges from across the nation attend Probe each year to reach thousands of Georgia high school juniors and seniors.

    When? Tuesday, Sept. 18th, 11:00 am - 11:45 am (bus will load at 10:30)

    Where? Forsyth Conference Center at Lanier Technical College, 3410 Ronald Reagan Blvd, Cumming, GA 30041 (loading bus at DHS)

    Who? Denmark High School Juniors


    Important Information: 

    DHS Counseling Department will be taking a bus to the Probe Fair so Juniors can attend. cost will be $5 (to cover transportation). Students will need to complete a field trip form and turn money into the counseling office by September 7th in order to attend. Field trip form can be picked up in the counseling office.




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