effort to better prepare students for their journey after graduation, Cabell
Midland High School is hosting a “Reality Fair”, an interactive financial
education activity for seniors, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 from 7:30 to 10:30
will be learning about financial literacy through activities emphasizing the
importance of education and the costs of life.
The goal is to show them life can sometimes be unpredictable and by
continuing their education after high school, they will be in a better position
to support themselves and future family.
Seniors are currently researching salaries, and post-high school
education costs associated with attaining their desired future career. This information will allow them to calculate
a net monthly budget, to utilize for this activity.
your business would like to host a “Life Expenses” table to share budgeting
options for; housing, utilities, cell phone, internet, car payment, insurance, student
loans, groceries, childcare, etc., you can submit your contact information at https://bit.ly/2RLJ16F. The information for each table will be
provided, we ask that you bring your expertise and knowledge to help advise
students about the options presented.
more information, please contact Rebekka Atkins, Academy Coordinator, by
calling (304) 743-7411 or by email at [email protected]