Parents have a vital role to play in their child's education. By taking an active role, parents can help their children improve their studying and homework skills and prepare for college. Nothing helps a child succeed like an involved parent. Click on the links below to learn more about your role as a parent in the education of your child and to improve your understanding of information that supports college readiness and success.


The Parent Report gives advice from experts on parenting issues.

Understanding Financial Aid

FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid

The Guide to Federal Student Aid

School Family - The website provides support to parents who want to help their children make the most of their school year. It promotes and enables practical and meaningful parent involvement at school by providing expert insight, information and resources that support year-round school success. is a property of School Family Media Inc.

Parent Volunteering

Parent volunteering opportunities - A short description of ways parents of OSP-CP participants can become more involved in our programming.

Parent volunteering survey - A form to indicate your interests in volunteering. Please return to OSP-CP.