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College and Career Planning

Spaulding High School encourages all students to set ambitious goals, work hard, and attend some form of post-secondary education, whether it be four-year college, two year community college or technical school, an apprenticeship program, or a military career.  The following information and links will help students find the information they need.

Students may also wish to visit the Career Support Center in room V240 on the Bridge.  Click the link for their website.
Check out Pictures from SHS College and Career Day!- October 29, 2011

College Workshops

The Guidance Department puts on five college workshops on each year to help students and parents navigate the college application process.  Please check it out here! 

College Planning
  • Get Ready NH! ("prepare for the rest of your life while having the time of your life")
  • The Big Payoff (report showing how a college education turns into higher pay and lifetime earnings)
  • NCAA Eligibility information
College/Program/Major Search
  • Career Cruising (public username "spaulding" password "wakefield", then create your own private portfolio login)
  • NHHEAF Holland Code exercise
College Application Process
Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Overview of the Financial Aid Process
  • Local Scholarship List
  • FastWeb (FREE scholarship search site - avoid any sites that attempt to charge you for finding scholarships)
Career Planning and Support
Military Career Options