CONCORD – Parents of Charlotte-area high school students in ninth through 11th grade can learn how their children can conduct a successful college search.

Cannon School will present a panel discussion with college admissions professionals at 7 p.m. Feb. 13 in Taylor Hall on the school’s Concord campus.

Jennifer Hantho, from Carleton College, and Janice Finney, from Florida State University, will present an overview of admission trends and the factors that make admission to college so competitive, as well as provide insight on how colleges evaluate applicants.

They will also share why it matters to find a college that fits and how high school students can determine which kind of college meets their needs.

They will also address individual questions from the audience during this 90-minute program.

Cannon School is located at 5801 Poplar Tent Road, Concord.