Students to visit local college

April 20, 2007 12:00 am

Fourth graders from Pine Grove, Smith River and Margaret Keating Schools will visitthe College of the Redwoods-Del Nortecampus today from 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

The visit is part of the "I'm Going to College" program that combines classroom activities with an experience about a day in the life of a college student.

California Student Opportunity and Access Programs or CalSOAP sponsors the program.

Students will take a tour and attend mini-classes.They will also hear about the advantages of a college education, financial assistance for college and the importance of doing well in their elementary classes.