Financial aid nights set
The School District of Lee County has partnered with a local financial aid expert to host several financial aid nights.
The events will run from 7 to 9 p.m. on the following dates:
- Today, Nov. 20: South Fort Myers High School, at 14020 Plantation Road, Fort Myers
- Jan. 16: Dunbar High School, at 3800 Edison Ave., Fort Myers
Parents are invited to attend the most convenient event.
Attendees will learn about the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form and steps they need to take to help their children receive federal financial aid from postsecondary institutions like colleges, community colleges and high tech centers.
College financial aid experts will cover the definition of financial aid, how to apply, deadlines, step-by-step instructions for completing the FAFSA, Bright Futures, state aid versus federal aid and more.
Harns March Middle plans Fall Festival, Zumbathon
Harns Marsh Middle School's Fall Festival Fundraiser will be held Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon at 1820 Unice Ave.
Zumbathon will begin at 10 a.m. A Zumbathon is a two- or three-hour event that includes Zumba dancing and exercise.
Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children.