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Accuplacer Test at SOHI

Seniors – Going to KPC, UAA, UAF, or UAS? Juniors and Seniors – Want to take Jumpstart KPC courses? You need to take the Accuplacer! Accuplacer at SOHI Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 9:00am in the SoHi Library Tuesday, March … Continue reading

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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: 2016 Archive: funding-your-future-fall-2016-revised Please attend our College Goal … 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 12th at 5:00pm in room v1. … Continue reading

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Field Trips

Sources of Strength – October 10th and 13th, 2017 permission slip new                                 Sources of Strength Info October 2017 Construction Career Days – Maritime Trades in Seward. … Continue reading

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Events and Presentations

September 19, 2017 Post-Secondary Planning Night Presentation: 2016 Archive: for-counselors-corner-postsecondary-planning-night-presentation September Senior Classroom Visits Presentation (College Application, Scholarship Portfolio, Personal Statement Essay): akcis-12th-new-fall-2016 (Checklist used in LA 12 classrooms)and  for-coun-corner-classroom-fall-visit-12th-fall-2016 September 26, 2017 Financial Aid Night Presentation: 2016 Archive: funding-your-future-fall-2016-revised The Counseling Department … 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 Search, Portfolio, Essay Prompts, and Sample Essays

Students! Don’t wait till 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, empolyments, and volunteer hours as you go … Continue reading

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