Also Please announce:
* Note: Any Juniors interested in seeing a presentation by HCTC should go to the auditorium.
12:25-12:55-Advisory period-all groups listed below should go to the gym.
During advisory period the following groups will be taken:
National Art Honor Society
Gay-Straight Diversity Alliance
Television Production Crew
Senior Class Officers
All groups should come to the gym at the beginning of advisory period to have their picture taken. The Advisor for each activity group should try and attend if possible.
Guidance will be offering a series of work shops for Juniors who plan on continuing their studies after high school.
2/26-7:00-8:00 or 2:30-4:00
Students planning on continuing their studies should plan on attending one of these workshops.
(You may need to carry some of these activities in to the 8 minute advisories this week
Letters of Recommendation and job References View Download
1. Print off and make enough copies of pages 2 and 3 (double sided)for your advisees. Page 1 is for you to use as needed.
2. Here is another great form for kids to fill out and give to teachers when asking for a recommendation View Download
How To Get a Good Letter of Recommendation (share and discuss) View Download
Sample Letter View Download
References (for a job) View Download
Ask students to start a list of references
Funny letter of recommendation (job) to share (optional)What are your plans after high school? (optional)
February 19 (no school)
Groups will meet in districts today.
Junior Year Action Plan (CollegeBoard)
Funny college essay "bloopers" from Bates and Vassar.
Ten Tips for Juniors from a Senior
From The Common Application: “Extracurricular Activities & Work Experience.” (article from NYT) View Download
Paying for college
The Cost of Education
College Loan Calculator
What Does a Loan Cost?
Types of Financial Aid
High School courses/ career connection information View Download
Are you ready for your Senior year? View Download
Choosing classes for college success
Choosing Classes For Next Year (Print)