January 26, 2016
Community event to learn about how families can receive up to $4,200 per student for private school tuition.
Private School Tuition No Longer Out of Reach
Merry Hill, NC (January 6, 2016) – On Tuesday, January 26, Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC) is partnering with Lawrence Academy to host a free event in Northeastern North Carolina for parents, grandparents, community members, and private schools interested in learning more about the Opportunity Scholarship Program and the Children with Disabilities Grant.
These programs allow eligible families to receive financial aid through scholarships and grants in order to attend participating private schools.
Kwan Graham, PEFNC’s Director of Parent Advocacy, will present information about the two programs and discuss the benefits of a private school education. Attendees will learn more about the eligibility requirements and the application process.
“The popularity of the Opportunity Scholarship Program and the Children with Disabilities Grant among parents continues to grow. It is my hope that families will look into these valuable programs which can help make educational choice truly available for their children,” said Graham.
When: Tuesday, January 26th at 6:30 pm
Hosted By: Lawrence Academy; Mr. Thomas Gregory
Where: Lawrence Academy 148 Avoca Farm Road, Merry Hill, NC
RSVP: Please call (252) 482-4748
PEFNC is a statewide organization that supports greater educational options through parental school choice, such as public charter schools and the Opportunity Scholarship Program. Our mission is to inform parents of the benefits of expanded options and empower them to exercise freedom in meeting their children’s needs, regardless of race, national origin, income or religion.
http://pefnc.org/ Parents for Educational Freedom
http://www.ncseaa.edu/ North Carolina Education Assistance Authority