Presentation on theme: "Sophomore Class Visit. Who is your counselor ROSEMARY CORTEZ....... A – CE NICOLE GENA.......... CH – FO CINDY HARRISON......... FR – J AMY HATHCOCK..........."— Presentation transcript:
Sophomore Class Visit
Who is your counselor ROSEMARY CORTEZ A – CE NICOLE GENA CH – FO CINDY HARRISON FR – J AMY HATHCOCK K – L SAM WEISS M – PA GENE VALOCCHI PE – SO TERESA LAKE SP – Z
Appointments and Open Door Appointments – Can be made with our receptionist in the counseling office. Open Door Counseling Available Beginning of 4 th hour Lunch from 10:30 to 11:00 Available at the end of 5 th hour lunch from 12:00 to 12:30 *Wednesday lunch open door has different times due to early release schedule
To Do List as a Sophomore Stay involved in Clubs and ActivitiesClubs and Activities Continue to do community service on a consistent/regular basis Maintain or improve grades Utilize Tutoring with teachers by appointment before or after school Math Tutoring is available at lunch Check Infinite Campus Grades
Plan Test – Write down this info!!! What is it? It is a practice ACT test. It is a great opportunity to begin preparation for the test when you take it as a junior. Who Can take it? Only 10 th grade students can take the PLAN test. Who Should Take it? Students who are interested in attending a 4 year college or university should take this test. When is it? Thursday, November 13 th at 7:30 am (excused from your classes) Where do I Sign up? In the bookstore beginning October 20 th and ends November 6, What is the cost of the test? $15 If you are on free and reduced lunch, please see your counselor for a fee waiver.
Sophomore workshops Sign Up in Counseling NCAA – This workshop will discuss NCAA requirements for athletes who hope to compete in a Division I/II college, as well as registration on the NCAA Eligibility Center. This workshop will occur during semester 2. So, you want to go to a selective out of state college – This workshop will address requirements for admission into a selective college or university. Sign up by October 17 th
Do You Wonder What Career Is In Your Future? Interest Inventories are created to help students and adults determine career and job choices Interest Inventories focus on what you would like to do, not what you may or may not be skilled at doing. Interest inventories help students determine high school classes to take.
Today we will…. Create an account on azcis.intocareers.org Take an Interest Inventory (and save the sort) Explore careers related to your inventory results Complete the worksheet entitled “Interest Profiler” -It is on NCR paper and counselors will collect the yellow form at the end of class.
Username: highlandhs Password: 4azcis02
Step three – click on create my education career action plan
Everyone Log in now
NOTE: Your results will be saved automatically when you reach the results page. To add personal comments, click on the Save option. If you need to log off before rating all the activities, be sure and Save what you have completed. Upon completion you will select your first and second highest scores to explore those careers (check out the others for fun, however). You can click on the category (Artistic, conventional, etc) and a wide range of possible careers are listed. Click on a career to learn more.
Save sort Click on highest score
Complete your interest inventory now Make sure to save your sort Begin to explore careers Complete the handout
What else can I do with azcis? hint save your username & password for this website Scholarship sort College search/sort Reality Check Resume writing Save your username and password so that you can do some of this at home if you would like.