Naviance is a 咨询 and 指导 website for students. Each student has an account and has been assigned tasks to do. 父母, encourage your student to show you their Naviance帐户.
学生 who fail a class must make up their credits in summer school to return to Paraclete. 学生 who receive a D in a class should take summer school to improve their grade to be eligible for a four-year university.
的指导方针: Sign up forms for summer school are in the counselors’ offices. The counselors are available to help students choose the most beneficial courses and their signature is required on the form. 暑期课程是免费的. This year classes will start on June 21 and end on July 28; most classes will be in session Monday 到周四. Most Summer courses are remedial—they are not a substitute for courses offered during the school year. Honors and AP Courses are not offered during the summer; unsatisfactory grades in those classes must be completed with regular classes.
We are offering Art of the Film for Sophomores and Juniors who, 他们的顾问同意了, can use this course to complete their art requirement.
如果你还没有完成 FAFSA请照做 尽快! 大学s are presently deciding who gets what $$$ in financial aid! Do not assume that you will not qualify for financial aid. Even if you do not, asking for merit-based aid may depend on you/your child to complete the FAFSA.
Most colleges and universities are still open for applications. 如果你的孩子可能参加 羚羊谷学院，他或她应该申请 现在! 老年人 have a document in Google Classroom to help them. 事实上, all presentations and information dispensed to students is filed in Google Classroom and all 老年人 have access to it.
—Keys to Navigating 大学 Applications — Do your research–don’t depend on anyone else to inform you. 是灵活的. 一切都在不断变化. Figure it out on your own before asking. 拖延是你的敌人.
—导航的重要性— All documents will be sent through Naviance eDocs: letters of recommendation, 顾问评估, 成绩单. If you don’t list your colleges, we can’t help you!! 包括社区学院. 利用大学和职业匹配.
—不 犹豫申请 to a university because you are taking the SAT or ACT in November or December. They will get your scores before they review your application.
—SAT或ACT 报名开放. Check their websites for open testing locations from now until December 2021. Don’t wait–seats fill up fast and are limited.
知道你的 大学申请词汇— Early Decision, Early Action, Rolling 招生, On-site 招生, Regular 招生.
—加州大学的应用程序 8月1日开业. Submissions are accepted after November 1st, but don’t submit until after the UC presentation in senior Religion classes. Application deadline is November 30th. 基社盟的应用程序 are open from October 1st through November 30th or December 15th depending on the individual campus deadline. 私立大学 有自己的最后期限. 长者必须使用 常见的应用程序 如果可以的话.
—More information to come…stay tuned to Ms. Vargas class presentations and reference Google Classroom for the posts after they are presented in class.
Talking to Your Teen About Mental Health
As conversations around mental health become more common, it is increasingly important that we consider the mental health of everyone – especially teens. Half of mental health challenges begin by age 14, so it’s crucial to start these conversations early so you can maintain an open dialogue as teenagers mature.
Studies show that healthy friendships are important to mental wellbeing. They can help increase a sense of belonging, improve self-confidence and help reduce stress and anxiety. COVID-19 continues to complicate life, forcing many teens to spend more time than usual away from friends and peers. That shift has taken a toll on many teens’ mental health, with nearly one-third reporting feeling unhappy or depressed in recent months. 阅读更多…