TRiO hosts back to school event Aug. 14
HUNTINGTON—TRiO will be hosting their annual Back to School Bash at the Ritter Park Pavilion on Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Free food and backpacks with school supplies will be served to all current students, as well as any new applicants. Families are encouraged to attend.
TRiO is an organization funded by the U.S. Dept. of Education that works with local students from Huntington East Middle, Huntington Middle and Huntington High.
They work to provide academic, financial, career or personal counseling including advice on entry or re-entry to secondary or post-secondary programs, career exploration and aptitude assessment, tutorial services and information on post-secondary education. To help students further their education after high school, they offer exposure to college campuses, information on financial assistance, and assistance in completing college admissions and financial aid applications.