Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

11 th grade Conference Preparing for Senior year and life after high school…

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "11 th grade Conference Preparing for Senior year and life after high school…"— Presentation transcript:

1 11 th grade Conference Preparing for Senior year and life after high school…

2 Topics Promotion Requirements Promotion Requirements Attendance Policy Attendance Policy Graduation Requirements Graduation Requirements 4 Year College Requirements 4 Year College Requirements Transcript Transcript Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) Post Secondary Plans Post Secondary Plans Testing Information Testing Information Scholarships Scholarships College Athletics College Athletics

3 16 Credits 16 Credits Minimum of 3 English and 2 Math credits Minimum of 3 English and 2 Math credits Enrolled in the other courses needed to complete the 24 credits required for graduation Enrolled in the other courses needed to complete the 24 credits required for graduation Promotion to the 12 th Grade

4 Attendance Policy 90-day course 90-day course  must attend 85 days 180-day course 180-day course  must attend 170 days

5 Graduation Requirements To be eligible to receive a South Carolina high school diploma, students must earn 24 units and pass all sections of the HSAP Exam. Language Arts4 Units U. S. History1 Unit Economics1/2 Unit Government1/2 Unit Other Social Science1 Unit Mathematics4 Units Natural Science3 Units Computer Science1 Unit Physical Education or ROTC1 Unit Foreign Language1 Unit* (4 Year College Prep) or Occupational Education1 Unit** (2 Year College Prep) Electives7 Units 24 Units

6 4-Year College Requirements Seminar/Theory or Honors courses Seminar/Theory or Honors courses  Four math credits including—Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, and fourth higher level math  Three Lab Sciences  Two units of World Languages (some colleges require 3 years)  One Academic Elective  Fine Arts Elective

7 History

8 Your IGP IGP Review: IGP Review: –School of Study –Cluster –Major

9 Your Plans What are your plans after graduation? Work Work Military Military Two-Year College Two-Year College Four-Year College Four-Year College

10 Destination - Work Continue to do you best in your classes Continue to do you best in your classes Write a resume Write a resume Interview Skills Interview Skills Job Search Job Search Job Applications Job Applications Work Keys Testing Work Keys Testing Career Specialist Career Specialist

11 Destination - Military Continue to do your best in your classes Continue to do your best in your classes Speak with recruiters when available during lunch. Speak with recruiters when available during lunch. Take the ASVAB – You can use one of your college days Take the ASVAB – You can use one of your college days Stay in good physical shape Stay in good physical shape Have your medical examination Have your medical examination

12 Destination - Two-Year College/Tech Continue to do your best in your classes Continue to do your best in your classes Transfer Programs vs. Career Programs Transfer Programs vs. Career Programs Take entrance exam required by the school. (MTC and all other SC Technical Schools require ASSET or Compass) IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO PURSUE A HEALTH CAREER AT MTC, YOU NEED TO TAKE THE SAT OR ACT. Take entrance exam required by the school. (MTC and all other SC Technical Schools require ASSET or Compass) IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO PURSUE A HEALTH CAREER AT MTC, YOU NEED TO TAKE THE SAT OR ACT. You must complete an application before taking the ASSET or COMPASS at MTC. MTC requires an application fee. You must complete an application before taking the ASSET or COMPASS at MTC. MTC requires an application fee.

13 Destination - Four Year College Continue to do your best in your classes Continue to do your best in your classes Additional Four-Year College requirements are listed on the Graduation Checklist. Additional Four-Year College requirements are listed on the Graduation Checklist. Take a college Entrance Exam Take a college Entrance Exam (ACT or SAT) (ACT or SAT)

14 TESTING Work – Work Keys or other test required by employer Work – Work Keys or other test required by employer Military – ASVAB Military – ASVAB Two-Year College/Tech – ASSET or COMPASS Two-Year College/Tech – ASSET or COMPASS Four-Year College – ACT or SAT Four-Year College – ACT or SAT

15 OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS Senior Newsletters Senior Newsletters Community Scholarships Community Scholarships Church, Work, Clubs Institutional Scholarships Institutional Scholarships Contact your college’s Financial Aid Office Most are automatically considered

16 SCHOLARSHIP SCAMS 1. Fees 1. Fees 2. Credit card or bank account information needed 2. Credit card or bank account information needed 3. Scholarship guarantee 3. Scholarship guarantee 4. No work involved 4. No work involved 5. No contact information 5. No contact information 6. Unsolicited scholarships 6. Unsolicited scholarships 7. Pressure tactics 7. Pressure tactics 8. Claims of "exclusive" scholarships 8. Claims of "exclusive" scholarships 9. Sponsor goes out of their way to sound "official" 9. Sponsor goes out of their way to sound "official" 10. Your questions aren't answered directly 10. Your questions aren't answered directly

17 COLLEGE ATHLETES If you are planning to participate in college level athletics, you MUST register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. If you are planning to participate in college level athletics, you MUST register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. Registration is on-line at www.ncaaeligibilitycenter.net. Registration is on-line at www.ncaaeligibilitycenter.net. www.ncaaeligibilitycenter.net Register NOW. Registration requires submitting your transcript. Register NOW. Registration requires submitting your transcript. You need to request your final transcript to be sent to the NCAA Eligibility Center, so that you will be cleared to play. You need to request your final transcript to be sent to the NCAA Eligibility Center, so that you will be cleared to play.


Download ppt "11 th grade Conference Preparing for Senior year and life after high school…"

Similar presentations


Ads by Google