College Planning & Resources
There are various resources offered in this section that will give parents and students information they need in order to choose a college or university that best fits their dreams and goals.
High school counselors are available to:
- Assist students with the college decision making process that includes searching for colleges and universities that are suitable for each individual student.
Advise students in relevant testing such as the SAT and ACT including testing dates, registration, and practice tests.
Provide comprehensive college planning presentations for grades 8-12 as well as parent nights on topics such as financial aid, college athletics, and transitioning to college.
Assist with college and career exploration using Naviance Family Connection.
Counsel students and parents with any questions and/or concerns related to academic advising and college planning.
For students considering college opportunities please review our 4-Year or 2-Year “College Planning Guide Book” linked here:
If you missed the Virtual Junior College Planning Night presentation - click here to watch the video.
2:00 - College Admissions Game Video
9:30 - Transcript Reviews (Variety of topics discussed)
37:00 - College Essay Discussion
44:20 - College Interview Discussion
49:10 - Letters of Recommendation Discussion
55:30 - Extracurricular Activity & Resume Discussion
1:01:30 - SAT & ACT Discussion
1:08:30 - How to Apply (Common App v. College App)
1:12:30 - In-Person v. Virtual College Campus Tours
1:18:00 - Questions from Families
1:26:40 - Closing Words of Wisdom from the Panel
1:32:40 - Naviance Overview
1:46:00 - College Fairs
1:47:30 - Senior Scholarships
1:48:50 - Financial Aid Overview
Here is a slideshow version of this presentation as well.