Students invited to 13th Annual Service Academy Day

U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C.
U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C. ogaines@charlotteobserver.com

Local students interested in attending West Point, the Naval Academy or the Air Force Academy are invited to join U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger for the 13th Annual Service Academy Day on Saturday.

Representatives from each of the five federal service academies will make presentations and be available for conversations with students and parents. The academies also include the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

The event is at 10 a.m. at Charlotte Catholic High School, 7702 Pineville-Matthews Road in south Charlotte.

The event is open to middle school and high school students from North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District, as well as their family members, counselors and educators.

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