College & Career

East Junior High counselors guide students in career exploration and goal-setting through classroom lessons and individual planning meetings. Each student is given access to a Family Connections student account to take career interest inventories, search for information about colleges and scholarships, and explore career options. 

Check out these other resources for Idaho students. 

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Student career and college exploration resource developed by the Idaho Dept. of Labor. 
Parent portal options allow opportunities to make plans and discuss options with your student.

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Info about GEM (General Education Matriculation) courses which are universally accepted across all Idaho institutions.
Courses may change in institution catalogs so verify with an adviser before enrolling.

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Service and volunteerism opportunities. 

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Tools and info to guide post-secondary education decisions.
High School Planning
College Recruitment
Direct Admissions
Financial Aid
Applying for School
Advanced Opportunities

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Create an ACT Profile for tools to help with college and career planning.
Self-Assessment Inventories
Test Prep
Detailed info about 1,500 majors and nearly 600 careers

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Resource for students interested in gaining high school, college, and workforce training in professional-technical programs.

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PSAT/SAT/AP Information

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Micron Students site for resources and opportunities to explore high tech careers and training/educational opportunities.