Pre-registration for next year is just around the corner. Counselors will be presenting important information to students regarding the registration process through their English classes from February 4th to February 11th, 2013. Students will complete their registration through their online Naviance account. Pre-registration on Naviance should be completed by February 28th. Counselors will be available for questions and to assist with the registration process until that time. The pre-registration process is important to ensure all students take the courses they need not only for high school graduation but for college readiness. Parents should discuss with their child the courses planned and their future goals.
The college search and post high school planning process will begin for juniors second semester. Juniors will also complete their junior conference with their counselors sometime between March and May. Counselors meet individually with junior students to review:
Graduation requirements and current credit status
College admission requirements
College search process and finding the “college fit”
ACT and SAT testing and preparation
Out of school activities and community volunteerism
College Summer Programs
In state college fairs and visit opportunities
Students should stop by the counseling office to make an appointment beginning in March.
Need Assistance Filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)? SHHS Counseling is hosting a FREE workshop with the help of college financial aid professionals for all seniors.
DATE: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 from 2:30-6:30 p.m.
PLACE: SHHS Media Center/Library (2nd floor)-RSVP Required @ 720-886-5675
What to bring:
- Get a PIN – Before beginning the FAFSA, you should apply for a U.S. Dept. of Education Personal Identification Number (PIN) at www.pin.ed.gov. The PIN will allow you to sign your FAFSA electronically. Both parent and student must apply for a separate PIN number.
- Parent and student’s social security numbers.
- Parent and student’s driver’s license numbers.
- Alien registration number (if applicable)
- 2012 Federal tax information or tax returns, including W-2 information for parents and student. (If not available, bring 2011 tax info)
- Records of untaxed income, such as Social Security benefits, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and Veteran’s benefits, both for student and parents. Also, information on savings and investments (stocks, bonds, etc.), business and farm assets for both students and parents.