Senior Meetings - Fall

  • Senior Interview Agenda:

    • Introduction: Welcome and explain purpose of the meeting (check-in about senior requirements such as credits, CRLE'S (job shadow/ extended application) as well as future planning: college/apprenticeships, scholarships and financial aid

    • Schedule check: Make sure the schedule is accurate!! Are seniors enrolled in Sr. English and Social Studies? Are they taking care of any make-up credits!!

    • Ordering transcripts – Official transcripts are free but you have to mail it/ 8th week transcript to final college decision is sent at the end of the year!!

    • Transcript review and graduation requirements
      • Check birth date
      • Job shadow due by December 2016
      • Extended application in Ramsey’s class ( give CAL and ACE kids a copy and have them turn into Centurion)

    • Visit Colleges / Universities
      • September
      • December

    • College Bound Handouts:
      • 62 most endowed colleges
      • CTCL
      • Guides & Websites
      • admissions checklist
      • WUE
      • OUS requirements and costs
      • College comparison worksheet
      • Fee waiver for college admission for free & reduced kids

    • SAT/ ACT Dates - Handout

    • MHCC 
      • Transfer degree
      • Scholarship info
      • Getting Started
      • Certificate programs

    • Apprenticeships 
      • List of apprenticeships
      • Apprenticeship checklist
      • Mock process

    • Financial Aid 
      • Jan 1st submit online
      • EFC(estimated family contribution)
      • Explain loans
      • Work study grants.
      • Example of an award letter

    • Financial Aide Night 
      • December – 6:30 @ STHS

    • Letters of Recommendation 
      • Fill out a “ student brag sheet”
      • Sample of activities list
      • Give teacher at least a 2 week warning

    • Jostens: Packets in the office

    • Show STHS scholarship websites and links to SBHS and GHS websites

    • Final words of advice: Maintain effort, attendance. No slacking

    Give senior candy!!