5Assistant Principal- 9th Grade Mrs. Norma Berrellez What is an AP Class?Honors/AP CoursesAP ExamsWhy Take the Test?How to prepare for AP classes.New Course added AP Human Geography
6Parental Role in Education Roles in school & community What is AVID?CollegesPartnershipsScholarshipsUniversityAdmissionsParental Role in EducationAVIDSupportStaffOrganizationalSkillsAVIDStudentFieldtripsTutoringRigorous CourseworkHonors/APLeadershipRoles in school & community
7Director: Miriam L. Alonso Criteria:Services:U.S. citizen or permanent residentAcademic AdvisingCollege & University VisitsFirst-generation and/or low-incomeTutoringMust be a 9th or 10th grader attending Corona High, or an 8th grader who will attend CoronaSaturday AcademySAT & ACT Test PreparationWorkshopsSummer AcademySummer BridgeNorthern California College TourTo apply contact:Director: Miriam L. Alonso(951)
8COUNSELORS Mr. Pruett Mrs. Halfhill Mrs. Martin Ms. Babin Mrs. Ferrara A-CD-HOHu-OLPuenteMr. PruettMrs. HalfhillMrs. MartinMs. BabinOn-Rosas &Safety CounselorRosato-S& AVIDEnglish LanguageLearners A-ZT-Z & Special Ed.Now that you know the name of your guidance counselor, please take a few moments to find the picture of your guidance counselor so that you know what he or she looks like. It is very important that you know who your guidance counselor is.Ms. SchneiderMrs. FerraraMs. OsterkampMrs. Aguiar
10COUNSELING PROGRAMS Freshman Program Introduce Graduation & College Requirements & Develop a 4 Year PlanSophomore ProgramCareer ProgramJunior ProgramCollege Choices & Testing RequirementsSenior ProgramCollege Applications Process & Financial Aid
11REGISTRATION PROCESS Course Selection Sheets Teachers review Course Selection SheetsCourse Selection Sheets are sent home for parents to review and signCourse Selection Sheets are collected by Teachers/Student AdvisorsHigh School Counselors meet with all students to discuss their schedule
12IMPORTANT REGISTRATION DATES Auburndale February 6thCesar Chavez March 7th & 10thCitrus Hills April 15thCFIS (B,C,& D Tracks) February 13thCFIS (A & IB Tracks) March 13thRaney March 11th, 12th, & 14th
13COURSE SELECTION SHEETS Students should follow the directions on the front page when filing out their course selection sheet.Counselors will review the course selection sheets with every student.Registration booklet and course descriptions can be found on our website.
15FRESHMAN SCHEDULE Language Arts Math Course Biology or Natural Science Health and Computers or GeographyPhysical EducationOne Elective
16FRESHMAN SCHEDULEStudents are scheduled in a college preparatory curriculum.It is recommended that any student requesting to take honors classes have a 3.5 GPA and must turn in the signed honors contract.Special Education students’ placement is determined by their Individualized Educational Program (IEP).English Language Learners are placed according to their CELDT test scores.Students interested in AVID, Puente or Upward Bound must interview.
18SCHEDULING PROCESSCounselors meet yearly with students to determine the most appropriate schedule for each studentDiscuss their progress toward graduation and collegeDiscuss future goalsAll of February and March are devoted to meeting individually with every CHS students to review their schedule for the following year
19CAREER CENTER RESOURCES Counseling AppointmentCareer & College SearchCollege PresentationsSAT/ACT Prep MaterialsWeekly Progress Reports…and much more
20CONTENT OF PACKET Graduation and College Requirements Counselor AssignmentsSchedule Changing ProcessPanther Athletics and ClubsHelpful PeopleUseful Websites