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College Bound: Mark your calendar for College Night, upcoming test dates

Graduation seems a long way off, but the school year tends to fly for seniors, filled with activities like having a senior picture taken. Here, Ridgewood High’s Juresha Cholopray, 17, poses for photographer Anna Azmiti. “I’m going to college definitely, but I’m not sure where,” Juresha said. “Maybe PHCC.”

MICHELE MILLER | Times

Graduation seems a long way off, but the school year tends to fly for seniors, filled with activities like having a senior picture taken. Here, Ridgewood High’s Juresha Cholopray, 17, poses for photographer Anna Azmiti. “I’m going to college definitely, but I’m not sure where,” Juresha said. “Maybe PHCC.”

College Night: Pasco-Hernando Community College will host a College Night for Pasco County students from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at the east campus, 36727 Blanton Road, Dade City and from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 15 at the west campus, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Attendees can speak to admissions representatives from public and private colleges and universities, vocational and technical schools, and the military. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students. For information, call (352) 567-6701 or (727) 816-3205.

Test dates, deadlines, practice:

Sept. 10 is the regular deadline and Sept. 24 is the late deadline (late fee required) to register for the SAT to be administered on Oct. 9. For information, or to register, go to sat.collegeboard.com.

• Sept. 17 is the regular deadline and Oct. 1 is the late deadline (late fee required) to register for the ACT to be administered on Oct. 23. For information or to register, go to actstudent.org.

• Wiregrass Ranch High School PTSA will host a Princeton Review practice SAT with a strategy session from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 18 at the school, 2909 Mansfield Blvd., Wesley Chapel. Check-in is at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided. Preregistration until Sept. 17 costs $15, late registration on Sept. 18 is $20. This event is open to students at all schools. For information, contact Stacie Lenners at slenners@tampabay.rr.com or call (813) 482-4966.

A Princeton Review SAT/ACT Practice Test will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 25 at Wesley Chapel High School, 30651 Wells Road. The test features a mix of SAT and ACT questions and provides students with a side-by-side comparison of their projected scores on each exam. All students who take the practice test are invited to a follow-up session to discuss their strengths and weaknesses and basic test-taking techniques. The exam is open to all students, including those in nearby schools and home education programs. The test fee is $20, all of which supports the Wesley Chapel High School PTSA. For information, call Jennifer Larimore at (813) 794-8722.

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