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Advisory Council

The purpose of the School Counseling Program Advisory Council is to review data, goals, and results. The Council makes suggestions and recommendations based on need and serves as an ambassador/advocate of the School Counseling Program. Meetings: Fall (data and goal review) and … Continue reading

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Virtual College Tours

If you cannot visit a program, school, or college in person, please consider Skyping, Facetiming, or taking a virtual tour. Here are three sites to consider: http://ecampustours.com/ http://campustours.com/ https://www.collegeweeklive.com/

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Financial Aid and FAFSA

For more information on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), see: https://fafsa.ed.gov/ Click here for helpful FAFSA videos from Federal Student Aid: https://www.youtube.com/user/FederalStudentAid Our presentation from Financial Aid Night in September: 2019 Archive: PRESENTATION: Funding Your Future Fall 2019 … Continue reading

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Certified Nursing Assistant Class

For more information about other District-Wide Career and Technical opportunities, visit OneStop on KPBSD’s website: http://www.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/OneStop/Onestop.aspx?id=30681 For the CNA class: Attend the mandatory informational CNA meeting at Workforce Development Center/KCHS (A-750 Lawton Drive) on October TBA time and date in room … Continue reading

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Field Trips

October 15, 2019 KPBSD’s Annual College and Career Fair at KCHS. See here for more info:   November 4, 2019 7am-6pm University of Alaska Anchorage tour. $10 to offset the cost of the bus. Bring lunch or money for lunch. … Continue reading

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Events and Presentations

September Senior Classroom Visits Presentation (College Application, Scholarship Portfolio, Personal Statement Essay):  Presentation PowerPoint: 12th grade class visit 19-20 Handouts and sample essay: 12th grade class visit 19-20 handouts RECORDED PRESENTATION: The Counseling Department will be hosting College Goal Alaska FAFSA completion workshops at … Continue reading

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Timelines by year in school

Sophomore timeline – career exploration, planning, 4-year plan, school and program exploration, PSAT Junior timeline – career exploration, college search, postsecondary training search, resume, PSAT/ACT/SAT Senior timeline – college application, scholarships, financial aid, personal essay For more information, see pages … Continue reading

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TESTS AND TEST PREP

9th -11th PSAT (Preliminary SAT) Note: National Merit Scholarship Program only looks at scores from Junior year. Taken at SoHi in October. Sign up in the front office. SAT offered at Kenai Peninsula College. Sign up at: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register?excmpid=VT-00053 ACT offered … Continue reading

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Scholarship Information

Students! Don’t wait until Senior year to start working on this Scholarship Portfolio (AKA Academic Resume). It is a good idea to save this document to your desktop and add activities, involvements, accomplishments, employments, and volunteer hours as you go … Continue reading

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Athletes – NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA

College sports-Presentation given on September 18, 2019 from 11:05-11:35 in room 81 (Brantley’s) at lunch for college athletes. Athletes – NCAA basics 18/19 Initial-Eligibility Brochure – More basics National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) website: http://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes NCAA Guide to College Athletes Packet National … Continue reading

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