Welcome to the College & Career Center
A overview of the college admissions process; 4 year college admissions; college application components; roles & responsibilities; junior year timeline; resources; Naviance & more. Click heading for link.
Seniors: Need the steps to apply to colleges?
Here is the document to help you:
Newton South Counseling College Planning Series
Monthly in-depth information on essential topics in the college admissions process
February: Standardized Testing
Check out the handouts
March: College Admissions & Students with Disabilities
April: College Panel
May: College Essay/Personal Statement
June: Summer Planning
Virtual programming addressing the complexities of finding the right college fit, the strategies for getting in, and the best practices for paying for it all.
Week 1: F Block- 2-2:35pm
Week 2: A Block- 9:15-9:50am
Meeting ID: 944 4334 1095
Daily appointments available at: sabetk.youcanbook.me
Applying to College?? Don't forget to
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Information for Juniors
Learn everything you need about applying to college with
Admissions Bootcamp - Coming Soon
Virtual College Visits
View the current list of college's visiting
Email teacher for permission to attend
Complete and Submit Permission Pass
Register to attend on Naviance
You do not need a form if you have a free block, canceled or it is Flex time.
Upcoming Virtual College Fairs
NEACAC Spring College Fairs:
Booths will be open from February 23 - May 31, 2021. Live portions of the virtual fair will be held:
Tues Feb 23 6-7:30pm
Sun Mar 14 1-3pm
Wed Apr 14 7-8:30pm
Sun May 16 1-3pm
National Association for College Admission Counseling Fairs:
Details can be found on the NACAC website
February 28th 1 pm – 7 pm
March 7th STEM Fair 1-5pm
March 16th Performing Arts Fair 1-5pm
March 21st 1 pm – 7pm
March 27th Virtual Marine & Environmental Sciences Fair
May 2nd 1 pm – 7 pm
Want the inside scoop on colleges you are researching?
More than 300 Newton South alums have volunteered to be the voice of their colleges for you. Email Ms. Sabet for details.
Sat Feb 27 12-4pm
Fri Mar 19 8pm-12am
Sat Apr 10 9am-1pm
Fri May 7 11-5pm
Congratulations Class of 2020 !
Click markers to see where your classmates are attending college
College Testing and the Pandemic:
Public health restrictions have created high demand for testing. Many test centers have limited seating capacity for students. Sign up as soon as possible for your preferred test date to ensure a spot. Be ready to pick an alternate testing site, if necessary.
SAT Registration Information
Email Ms Sabet if you qualify to receive a fee waiver code.
For more information about upcoming College Board tests, check here
Did you know?? If you are a male, 18 and submitting the FAFSA, you must register for Selective Service to receive federal need -based aid.