Welcome Juniors - Class of 2020
AHS Juniors, this is the start of your college search and application process. Naviance is an exciting online system that lets you research colleges, choose best-fit schools for your future, and eventually holds and tracks your college submissions.
The AHS College Counseling Team will walk you through expectations and give you insight into all that encompasses the college process from initial interest to matriculation, trying to keep you on-task with application procedures. After November 15th, Juniors may make an individual college counseling appointment with either Melissa or Charlie Students should come see Susanne in the Mezzanine anytime to schedule the appointment. Please do not email meeting requests. A second individual appointment may be scheduled for second semester.
Mark your calendar now for Bootcamps I & II
Wednesday June 6 (the day after school lets out) from 8:00 am-1:00 pm in the Seminar Room
Crafting the College List, Activities for the Application, Essay Writing 101, SAT Review, Letters of Ask
Thursday, August 16 from 8:00 am-1:00 pm in the Seminar Room
Naviance and "Colleges I'm Applying To," Inviting Teachers as Recommenders, Common Application Roll-Over and Login, Essay Writing 201, Essay Supplements
AHS College Counseling and Discovery Class
College Planning Announcements
Juniors should meet with a counselor two times throughout the year. Students may schedule an appointment as early as Q2, otherwise, two meeting should be scheduled with a college counselor second semester. Students are responsible for scheduling their meetings and should see Susanne in the Mezzanine to schedule. Please do not email your request.
Appointments may be made for a student's free period or before/after school; students may not schedule college counseling appointments during times in which they are enrolled in an AHS course.