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Choice High School Events

8th Grade Choice High School Events:

The following is a list of upcoming “Choice High School” informational events scheduled for 8th graders, and their parents. Please feel free to contact me (L. Widman, School Counselor) if you have any questions.


Monday, January 7, 2019 – The Choice Application period for the 2019-2020 school year will begin on Monday, January 7, 2019, and will end on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 – Combined Parent / 8th Grade Student Information Night for Cumberland International Early College High School, and Cross Creek Early College High School. 6:00 pm Seabrook Auditorium on the FSU campus.

Thursday, January 10, 2019 – 8th grade Choice High School Assembly Program at Max Abbott at 9:00 am in the Mini-Theater:  Representatives from Cross Creek Early College High School, Cumberland International Early College High School, Massey Hill Classical High School, Reid Ross Classical High School, and Cumberland Polytechnic High School will speak to our 8th graders about their schools.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 – Massey Hill Classical High School will hold a Parent Interest Meeting for interested 8th graders and their parents. 8th graders and their parents will be able to meet current students and staff, take a tour of the school, and learn more about what Massey Hill Classical has to offer. The meeting will be held at Massey Hill Classical High School from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm in their Media Center (2nd floor). That school is located at 1062 Southern Avenue, Fayetteville, NC 28306.  (910) 485-8761

Thursday, January 24, 2019  – 8th grade Global Studies Assembly Program at Max Abbott at 8:45 am in the Mini-Theater:  Mrs. Deborah Vajner, the Director of Terry Sanford’s “School of Global Studies” will be at Max Abbott to talk to our 8th graders about this program. Our 8th graders will learn more about the Global Studies program, and about the application procedure for Global Studies. Students will have the opportunity to ask Mrs. Vajner questions after her presentation.

Saturday, February 2, 2019 –  The Cumberland County School system will hold it’s Choice Fair from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm at E.E. Smith High School (located at 1800 Seabrook Road). Families are encouraged to come out and explore all of the elementary, middle, and high school Choice Program options for the 2019 – 2020 school year. Principals, directors, and coordinators will be present to answer questions.  After all of your questions are answered, you can apply online at the Choice Online Station.

 Thursday, February 7, 2019 – Terry Sanford High School will host a Global Studies Interest Meeting for interested 8th graders and their parents. This meeting will be held from 7:00 – 8:00 pm at Terry Sanford High School. Parents and 8th-grade students may attend this meeting to find out more information about the Global Studies program at Terry Sanford. Mrs. Vajner (Global Studies Director) and Terry Sanford Counselors will be available to answer questions after the meeting.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 – Choice School application deadline – The Choice School application period (which will begin on January 7, 2019) will end on February 20, 2019. Applications will be available on the Cumberland County Schools’ website, from the Student Assignment Office, or from your child’s school. Mailed applications must be postmarked by the application deadline. The Choice applications may be completed and submitted online at:

 Wednesday, February 20, 2019 – Terry Sanford’s “School of Global Studies” application window closes. Global Studies applications are to be submitted electronically (via computer).

If you are applying to more than one Choice High School, you must submit a separate Choice Application for each high school being applied to (in addition to the applications for each of those schools).

Published by Marisa Owen on January 7, 2019
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