Senior News

Class of 2017 SENIOR Brag Sheet
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College Application Workshops

12:00-1:00 in the Guidance Center

University of California

October 13, October 26, November 8, November 30

California State University

October 11, October 27, November 10, November 29

Private/Out of State Universities

October 25, November 9

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DEADLINES are approaching!!

All CSU and UC applications are due November 30!

Final registrations for SAT/ACT!

Last test: SAT, Dec. 3, register by Nov. 3

Last test:  ACT, Dec. 10, register by Nov. 4

Many universities (including SDSU) require earlier tests!


College Visits

Please refer to the Daily Bulletin – lots of visits are upcoming!


Parents: We are starting one-on-one meetings with all Seniors. Please contact your student’s counselor to join us.


  Senior Keys to Success
  • Continue to take college required courses including AP classes.
  • Meet with your counselor for a Senior Check to review your transcript and career plan. 
  • Take or retake the SAT I (Reasoning) or ACT, and SAT II (Subject) tests. Check on deadlines. 
  • Write your personal statement/essay for college and scholarship applications. 
  • Attend college information nights and financial aid workshops.
  • Send in college applications by the appropriate deadlines. 
  • Obtain teacher and counselor letters of recommendation in advance. 
  • Check monthly scholarship bulletin at school and on Monte Vista High School website.