* Note: Any Juniors interested in seeing a presentation by HCTC should go to the auditorium.
MYDOS Surveys: These are the surveys that students in Maine take every other year. It asks them general questions about health and
healthy behaviors. Letters have been sent home to parents with information about the survey.
This advisory may be extended a bit into block D so that students have time to complete the survey.
(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 18 (no school)
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)