College and Career Planning

You may find all the information you need regarding College and Career Planning at SLHS on this page.

Please use the resources below for current information regarding the college application timeline, testing news, and other helpful information listed by grade. Please check this page frequently for updated newsletters from Mrs. Clark.

If you have questions not addressed in these resources, please contact Miss Vradenburgh or Mrs. Clark 


9th Grade: Focus on achieving good grades and ask for support if needed.  GPA really matters now.  Choose a few extra-curricular activities and do them well.

Use the link below for the monthly newsletter:

Grade 9 Newsletter

 


10th Grade: Continue to focus on grades and activities.  Seek out leadership positions. Start researching careers and college using Naviance and other online resources. Meet with Mrs. Clark or Miss Vradenburgh to make sure you are on track to meet graduation requirements and college prerequisites.

Use the link below for the monthly newsletter:

Grade 10 Newsletter

 


11th Grade: Increased focus on college research:  attend college fairs, utilize Naviance, make college visits, meet with college representatives.  Take the SAT or ACT in the spring.  Keep grades up and take challenging classes.  Check in with Mrs. Clark or Miss Vradenburgh.

Use the link below for the monthly newsletter

Grade 11 Newsletter

 


12th Grade:  Fall is college application time!  Apply for Financial Aid (using the FAFSA) starting October 1 and for scholarships.  Meet with Mrs. Clark or Miss Vradenburgh to assist you in this process.

Use the link below for the monthly newsletter:

Grade 12 Newsletter

 

 

 

 

Class of 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resources:

College Planning Guide

Note to Senior Parents