Important Dates

2018-2019 Counseling Calendar

**All dates are subject to change**                                                       Last updated 2/14/19

- February 2019 -
1 - ASU Sun Devil Family Association Scholarship due!
   - Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship deadline!
4 - Current Student Computer Registration for 2019-2020 Begins (Feb 4-8)
    - Scholastic Publishing 2019 Drive2Life Contest deadline!
    - Pima Community College Admissions Rep on campus at Lunch in the Courtyard
5 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
6 - Dorrance Scholarship due!
7- Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
8 -
Deadline to register for SAT in MARCH - registration required at Register for SAT
9 - ACT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for ACT
11 - United States Air Force recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
12 - Freshman Elective Fair @ Walden 8 am - 1 pm
13 - Civics Exam testing today
      - Davidson Fellows Scholarship deadline!
14 - 8th grade Paper Registration @ Anza Trail School
      - We the Students Essay Contest deadline!
      - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
15 - 8th grade Computer Registration @ Anza Trail School
     - African American Heritage Day Student Event @ PCC West Campus
     - U of A Native Americans Science & Engineering Program applications due today
     - Stossel in the Classroom: "Minimum Wage" Essay Contest deadline!
18 - 8th grade Paper Registration @ Continental School
     - 8th grade Paper Registration @ Great Expectations Academy
19- United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
20 - Exploring Health Careers for High School Students (See Bulletin Tab)
21-22 - Rodeo Break (No School)
25 - Stossel in the Classroom: "Minimum Wage" Video Contest deadline!
      University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
26 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
     - James Madison Essay Contest deadline!
27 - Tuscon Electric Power scholarship due!
     - Rancho Sahuarita Club house at lunch with summer employment opportunities
28- Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard

- March 2019 -

1 - David-Monthan Officers' Spouses Club scholarship deadline!
    - Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority scholarship deadline!
    - Center for Cyber Safety and Education scholarship deadline!
    - Santa Cruz Valley Car Nuts scholarship deadline!
    - Create a Greeting Card scholarship deadline!
    - The Valley Foundation scholarship deadline!
    - Rich River Athletic Club scholarship deadline!
    - Marine Corps Scholarship due!
4 - 8/9 PSAT (Sign up and pay fee @ the WG Bookstore)
5 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
    - The Women of Quail Creek scholarship deadline!
7 -  Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
8 - End of 3rd Quarter (Half Day)
    - Deadline to register for ACT test in APRIL - registration required at Register for ACT
9 - SAT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for SAT

10 - Bud and Mary Gode Scholarship due!
11-15 - Spring Break (No School)
15 - Green Valley Hunting and Fishing Scholarship deadline!
    - Valle Verde Rotary Club scholarship deadline!
    Metropolitan Education Commission scholarship deadline!
18 First Day of 4th Quarter
19- United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
20 - University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
     - United Methodist Church of Green Valley scholarship deadline!
21- Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
25 - Delta Sigma Theta Sorority scholarship deadline!
26- United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
28- Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
29 - Pima County Summer Youth Program applications due (See Summer Jobs for more info)
      - FIDM National Scholarship Competition deadline!
30 - Valley Presbyterian Church scholarship deadline!

- April 2019 -

1 - American Legion Post #66 Scholarship deadline!
    - 2019 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest deadline!
5 - Deadline to register for SAT in MAY
- registration required at Register for SAT
8 - 2019 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest deadline!
13 - ACT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for ACT
15 - MedicalFieldCareers.com scholarship due!
     - Trico Electric Cooperative scholarship due!
     - Pima Community College merit scholarship deadline!
19 - Spring Holiday (No School)
25 - Ayn Rand Anthem Essay Contest deadline!
     - Ayn Rand The Fountainhead Essay Contest deadline!
26 - The Optimist Club of Green Valley & Sahuarita scholarship deadline!
28 - Honors Graduation scholarship deadline!
30 - International Virtual Learning Academy scholarship deadline!

- May 2019 -

1 - University of Arizona New Start Application due! (See Bulletin Tab for more info)
    - Sertoma scholarship due!
3 - Deadline to register for ACT test in JUNE - registration required at Register for ACT
4 - SAT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for SAT
6 - AP Government Exam: 8 AM
     - AP Environmental Science Exam: 12 PM
    - Academic Awards Night (by invitation) - 6 pm District Auditorium
7 - AP Physics Exam: 12 PM 
8 - AP Literature Exam: 8 AM 
   - AP European History Exam: 12 PM 
9 - AP Chemistry Exam: 8 AM 
    - AP Psychology Exam: 12 PM
10 - AP US History Exam: 8 AM
     - AP Computer Science Exam: 12 PM
      - Artwork Inspires Scholarship deadline!
13 - AP Biology Exam: 8 AM
     - Senior Honors Night (Scholarships)- 6 pm District Auditorium
14 - AP Calculus Exam: 8 AM 
15 - AP Language Exam: 8 AM 
16 - AP World History Exam: 8 AM
      - AP Stats Exam: 12 PM 
20 - Senior Tribute Practice - 12 pm at District Auditorium
      - Senior Tribute Night - 6 pm District Auditorium
21 - Final Exams for periods 1 and 2 (Half Day)
       - Senior Walks at Middle Schools TBA
22 - Final Exams for periods 3 and 4 (Half Day)
      - Graduation Practice #1 - MANDATORY 8:30 am Auxiliary Gym
23 Final Exams for periods 5 and 6 (Half Day; Last day of school)
      - Graduation Practice #2 - MANDATORY 8:30 am Auxiliary Gym
       - GRADUATION at 7 pm WGHS Football Field!
31 - Indigenous Education Cobell Scholarship deadline!
                          - June 2019 -
7 - National Air Transportation Association: Navigate Your Future Scholarship deadline!
8 - ACT TEST
- Prior registration required at Register for ACT
14 - Abbott & Fenner scholarship due!
19 - The BigSun Organization scholarship due!

- July 2019 -

17 - Senior Registration (Library/Wolf Den, 8 am - 1 pm)
18 - Junior Registration (Library/Wolf Den, 8 am - 1 pm)
22 - Sophomore Registration (Library/Wolf Den, 8 am - 1 pm)
23 - Freshman Registration (Library/Wolf Den, 8 am - 1 pm)
24 - Make Up Registration: All Grade Levels (Wolf Den only, 8-10 am)
25 - Make Up Registration: All Grade Levels (Wolf Den only, 8-10 am)
 - Freshman Orientation: 8 - 11:30 am in the Gym
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Previous Months
- August 2018 -
*** Seniors may sign up all month long for ASVAB Test in Counseling office; 
all Juniors are required to take it***
3 - Deadline to register for ACT in SEPTEMBER registration required at Register for ACT
6 - 1st Day of School!!
10 - Online class forms for Get Ahead and Hybrid due!!
16 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
23 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
25 - SAT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for SAT
27 - Pitzer College Diversity Program application deadline (See Bulletin Board for more)
28 - Walden Grove HS OPEN HOUSE at 6 pm
30 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
31 - Early Graduation forms and the letter to Mrs. Hill are due to your counselor by 3 pm!
- September 2018 -
*** Seniors may sign up all month long for ASVAB Test in Counseling office; 
all Juniors are required to take it***
3  LABOR DAY (No School)
5 - Arizona State University Admissions Representative on Campus at Lunch
7 - Deadline to register for SAT for OCTOBER - registration required at Register for SAT
8 - ACT TEST Prior registration required at Register for ACT
10 - Last Day to Sign up for the GCU field trip!
12 - Northern Arizona University Admissions Representative on Campus at Lunch
13 - Fall College Tour during Lunch in Gym
17 - Register to Vote @ Lunch
18 - The Gates Scholarship scholarship due!
19 - United States Navy recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
20 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
22 - University of Arizona Insider event (See Bulletin Board for more info)
24 - University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
25- Register to Vote @ Lunch
26 - United States Marine Corps recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
27 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
28 Deadline to register for ACT in OCTOBER registration required at Register for ACT
30 - L. Ron Hubbard Writing Contest deadline!
- October 2018 -
1 - FAFSA opens!! (Submit Free Application for Federal Student Aid Online)
     Martin Luther King Jr Essay and Poster Contest deadline!
     Create Real Impact scholarship due!
2 - Grand Canyon University Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
3 - United States Marine Corps recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
4 - Deadline for Seniors to sign up for the ASVAB!
5 - Half Day/ End of 1st Quarter 
     - Flinn Scholarship due!
     - Tucson Future Leaders Town Hall on Criminal Justice in AZ (See Bulletin Board tab)
     - Deadline to register for SAT in NOVEMBER - registration required at Register for SAT
6 - AES Engineering essay contest deadline!
      SAT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for SAT
8 - ASU's More to Explore (See Bulletin tab for more info)
8-12 - FALL BREAK (No School) 
        REPORT CARDS WILL BE MAILED OUT DURING THIS TIME
12 - Young Arts competition deadline!
15 - 2nd Quarter Begins
        Well Kept Wallet Scholarship due!
        American Muscle Student Scholarship due!
        Hispanic Heritage Foundation scholarship due!
        Scholastic Publishing Eco Challenge deadline!
       University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
16 - ASVAB (All Juniors will take it. Seniors must sign up by Oct 5!)

       Hispanic Heritage Foundation scholarship due!
17 - Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship due!
        Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway deadline!
        United States Navy recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
18 - United States Air Force recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
19 - Pima Community College admissions Rep @ Lunch
23 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
24 - PSAT at Walden Grove (for all 10th graders + any 11th graders who sign up and pay $16)
        United States Marine Corps recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
25 - Horatio Alger Scholarship due!
        CIEE Representative for Study Abroad Opportunity @ Lunch
26 - FIDM Representative @ Lunch in courtyard
      - Jack Peterson Student Scholarship due!
27 - ACT TEST registration required at Register for ACT
29 - Pima Community College admissions Rep @ Lunch
       FAF$A Night in the Wolf Den at 6 pm
30 Grand Canyon University Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
31 - Coca-Cola Scholars scholarship due!
- November 2018 -
1 - University of Dayton scholarship due!
   - Earn to Learn scholarship due!
2 - Deadline to register for SAT in DECEMBER - registration required at Register for SAT
   - Deadline to register for ACT test in DECEMBER - Register for ACT required
3 - SAT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for SAT
     - U of A Behind the Scenes Experience (See Bulletin tab for more info)
5 - NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing scholarship due!
     University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
6 - Civics Exam testing (for 10-12 grades who still need to pass)
7 - Civics Exam testing (for students who were absent on Nov 6)
8 - United States Army recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
10 - U of A event: African American College Day
11 - AZ Milk Producers Video Contest deadline!
12 - Veterans' Day - Observed (No School)
13 - BLOOD DRIVE
15 - Elks National Scholarship due!
        United States Air Force recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
16 - United States Marine Corps recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
17 - U of A event: Native American College Day
19 - Barbizon Modeling and Talent Agency @ Lunch with Scholarship Opportunities
20 - Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship due!
21 - United States Marine Corps recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
22-23 - Thanksgiving Break (No School)
25 - The Zeiger Firm essay contest deadline!
- December 2018 -
1 - Fleet Reserve Assn "What Freedom of Speech Mean to Me" contest deadline!
      SAT TEST 
Prior registration required at Register for SAT
3 - University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
5 - U of A iShowcase (See Bulletin Tab for more info)
     ASVAB Interpretation for Juniors during Advisory and 3rd period
6 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
8 - ACT TEST - Prior registration required at Register for ACT
10 - Health Hubb essay contest deadline!
        Scholastic Publishing Eco Challenge deadline!
11 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
13 - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
      United States Air Force recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
14 - AXA Foundation scholarship deadline!
15 - The Publicity SEO and Content Marketing scholarship due!
        Responsible Pest Control scholarship due!
18 - Final Exams for periods 1 and 2 (Half Day)
19 - Final Exams for periods 3 and 4 (Half Day)
20 Final Exams for periods 5 and 6 (Half Day; End of semester 1)
    African American Heritage Day Student Event - registration deadline (See Bulletin Board)
21 - Winter Break begins (No School)
29 Dolman Law Group Scholarship due!
31 - Semper Fidelis All-American Program deadline!
      - SBO Essay Contest deadline!
- January 2019 -
1-4 - Winter Break continues (No School)
4 - GE-Reagan Foundation scholarship deadline!
    - Deadline to register for ACT in FEBRUARY - registration required at Register for ACT
7 - First Day of 3rd Quarter 
9 - Advisory: Class/Department Advertising - CTE, Languages, AcDec, Psych, & World War
    - 2nd Semester Credit Checks Begin!
    - Ron Brown Scholarship deadline!
10 - Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship deadline!
11 - ASU 2019 Leadership Scholarship deadline!
14 - Move Mining Next Gen video competition deadline!
15 - Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest deadline!
     - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
16 - Advisory: Class/Department Advertising - Fine Arts, PE, STUCO, Google+, Leadership
     - Pre-Medicine Program Presentation from Robert Medina (Wolf Den @ 11:30 am)
17- Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
18- University of Arizona Admission Rep on campus at Lunch in Courtyard
21 - MLK Day (No School)
22 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
23 - Advisory: Class/Department-AP, Dual Enroll, English specialty, Internship, Ancient Civ
        United States Air Force recruiter on campus at Lunch in courtyard
24 - Current Student/Parent Registration Info Night at 6 pm in the Cafeteria
        Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
26 - Vanguard Truck Center of Phoenix Event (See Bulletin Tab for more info)
28 - Current Student Paper Registration for 2019-2020 Begins (Jan 28 - Feb 1)
     Point Foundation LGBTQ Scholarship deadline!
29 - United States Army  recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard
31 - Association for Women in Mathematics essay/interview contest deadline!
     Discover Bank scholarship deadline!
     - Army National Guard recruiter at lunch in the Courtyard