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Spring 2021 Postsecondary Transition Program Open Houses

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Spring 2021 List - Postsecondary Transition Programs 

Upcoming Virtual/Online Open Houses: 

All times are in Eastern Standard Time (EST). 

Franklin Academy's Summer Open House - East Haddam, CT (Summer Program is also open to students who are 18 and 19. During the school year, Franklin Academy offers the Franklin Learning Institute, a transition program for students ages 18-21)
Thursday, May 6, 5:00 p.m.
Register here:

Chapel Haven Schleifer Center REACH and ASAT Programs – New Haven, CT
Wednesday, May 19th 6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.
Register here:

Westport College Prep - Wilton, CT 
Wednesday, May 26th at 10:00 a.m. 
Register here (after filling out the registration form, a Zoom link to attend the virtual open house will be emailed):
For more information, please contact Lauren McBeth at lmcbeth [at] westportcollegeprep [dot] org

Forman School's Ingenuity Year (Gap Year in Maine)
Thursday, June 10th at 7:00 p.m. 
Register here:

Threshold Program at Lesley University – Cambridge, MA
Monday, May 3rd 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Register here:

The College Experience Program at The College of Saint Rose – Albany, NY
Thursday, May 13th at 5:00 p.m.
Register here:

Winston Transitions (transition program from Winston Preparatory School) – Midtown NYC
Register here (click on "Apply Now", Winston Transitions and the date):
Wednesday, April 28th 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 12th , 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 26th , 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 9th, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. 

IDEAL School of Manhattan Next Steps Program – Upper West Side NYC
Friday, May 7th at 10:00 a.m. Register here:

In-person open house (please follow the program's guidelines for visiting):
President’s Reception for Prospective Students – Thames at Mitchell College (New London, CT)
Thursday, May 13th,  9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Registration is required.
Register here:

Vista Life Innovations (summer open house for the Discover Program) - Westbrook, CT 
Saturday June 26th at 1:00 p.m. or 3:30 p.m. 
Register here:

Recorded Open Houses: 

College Steps - Norwalk Community College (Norwalk, CT), Connecticut College (New London, CT), American International College (Springfield, MA), Rockland Community College (Suffern, NY)

College Internship Program CIP Berkshires – Lee, MA
On-demand virtual open house video

Forman School - Litchfield, CT (the school offers a Postgrad Year)

Disclaimer: This list of resources is intended for information gathering and for the education of those who choose to explore them. As everyone’s interests and needs are varied, some resources are more appropriate for your situation than to others. Attorney Berliner is not responsible for the content of this list of resources.