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2015-16 Course Selection Information

Course Selection for the 2015-16 school year will begin this month (March 2015).  Documents listed below are posted on the right.

Elective Course Bulletin for Classes of 2016, 2017, and 2018

Course Request Form for Classes of 2016, 2017, and 2018

Course Scheduling Information for the Class of 2019

Course Request Preview Form for the Class of 2019

Timeline:

February 23-27   Class of 2019 meet with counselors

March 12        Distribution of course selection info to current PDHS students

March 23-27   Class of 2016 meet with counselors

April 6-10       Class of 2017 meet with counselors

April 13-17     Class of 2018 meet with counselors





IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR SENIORS

SENIORS - Please file for financial aid as soon as possible; don't wait until the March 2 deadline  as you may miss out on certain types of funding!    First, get a PIN (Personal Identification Number) for you and one for a parent. Next, begin your FAFSA (www.fafsa.ed.gov.  YOU CAN USE INFO from 2013; you do NOT have to have filed your 2014 taxes to do your FAFSA.  

Seniors - to apply for a Cal Grant, all you have to do is turn is a GPA verification form -  99% of you did this at the beginning of the year - and file your FAFSA!  After filing your FAFSA you can check your Cal Grant status at www.csac.ca.gov - and look for WEB GRANTS.  Create an account to find out about your Cal Grant. 

AB540 SENIORS - go to https://dream.csac.ca.gov/ to complete your California Dream Act application in order to possibly receive a Cal Grant.  This is money you can use at a California community college, CSU, or UC, or vocational college.   

Need some help?  Please call or email Lynette in the Career Center.  760 862-4300 ext. 46067lynette.wohlmuth@desertsands.us