12.05.19

College Athlete Night 2019

Last night, the College and Career Office and Athletics Office held a joint presentation for High School students to learn what is required to play athletics in college, as well as avoid pitfalls which could prevent a student from becoming ineligible.

Presented by Ms. Jessica Atthowe from SDSU, the Power Point Presentation shared with the parents and students in attendance can be found shared here. Additionally, a Player Panel was held with a Q&A session regarding what it takes to play at that next level.

A College Athlete Night presentation was also shared with the community members in attendance.

Lastly, for those in attendance, an NCAA Worksheet was shared out to help our students determine what classes they will need to graduate and apply for college.

08.14.19

2019-20 SAT/ACT Prep and Financial Aid information

SAT/ACT Prep for Seniors only:


Learn quick tips and tricks on taking the SAT and/or ACT in this 4 hour workshop designed just for 12th graders only!!

Pre-register at http://www.calsoapsandiego.org/workshops for the workshop this Saturday.

Financial Aid Flyer:


Need money for college? Attend one of our Financial Aid workshops at any of our schools so you can learn about what monies are available.

07.24.19

AP Training Information

On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, the following linked PowerPoint presentation was shared with AP Coordinators and AP Teachers following our welcome back rally.

The 2019-20 AP Coordinators Manual (Part 1) has also been released for reference, found on the College Board website.

Of particular note are:

  • AP Key Dates (page 4)
  • AP Course Audit Updates (page 9)
  • AP Fall Ordering and Exam Fees (page 19-23)
  • Accessing and Using AP Registration and Ordering (page 47)
  • Resources for AP Teachers and Students (page 107-110)
  • 04.18.19

    Career Night 2019

    Career Night Flyer

    Last night, the College and Career Readiness department held a Career Night for interested students and parents at the Professional Development Center on L Street.

    Cindy Gompper Graves, President and CEO of South County Economic Development Council, moderated a group of panelists representing the following emerging/priority job sectors – Advanced Manufacturing, Health Science, and Information and Communication Technologies. The panelists came from San Ysidro Health Center, NASSCO, and Action Drone.

    The San Diego and Imperial Center of Excellence for Labor Market Research put on a power point presentation, which can be found here.

    08.27.18

    College Fair and Career Expo 2018

    College Fair and Career Expo 2018 Flyer

    In one gym at Montgomery High School, there will be over 50 college and university representatives available to answer your questions about admissions and financial aid information about their particular institution and over 30 industry partners available to talk about career trends and the education necessary for their particular career.

    Career Expo Presenters
    College Expo Presenters

    Registration Link:

    QR Code linking to Registration link

    Shuttle service between
    Montgomery Middle School and Montgomery High School
    will be available

    Montgomery Middle School is located at
    1051 Picador Blvd, San Diego CA 92154

    Depart From Leave Time
    Montgomery Middle 5:30pm
    Montgomery High 5:45pm
    Montgomery Middle 6:00pm
    Montgomery High 6:15pm
    Montgomery Middle 6:30pm
    Montgomery High 6:45pm
    Montgomery Middle 7:00pm
    Montgomery High 7:15pm
    Montgomery Middle 7:30pm
    Montgomery High 7:45pm
    12.07.17

    CollegeBoard Counselor Connection

    Counselor Connection

    December 2017


    Spotlight

    Learn how PSAT/NMSQT® and PSAT™ 8/9 scores create opportunity for your students by participating in Score Week for Counselors, December 4–8.

    SAT

    Help students plan for 2018 by reviewing SAT® and SAT Subject Tests™ dates and deadlines and score release information.

    PSAT/NMSQT

    You’ll be able to access your students’ PSAT/NMSQT scores starting December 4. Find out when students can view their scores.

    Review the changes to the PSAT/NMSQT remittance process.

    Learn how student scores can help build your AP® program through AP Potential™.

    Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy

    Check out this video about how Official SAT Practice helped students in Chicago to prepare for college.

    Learn how you can support your students with our new coaching tools.

    CLEP

    High school CLEP® testing is growing in popularity as a way to evaluate college readiness and accelerate progress toward a college degree. Help students get started with CLEP resources and study materials.

    Want to learn more? Please register for one of our free CLEP webinars for educators. To sign up, use the password iCLEP17.

    Financial Planning

    The Department of Education has recently posted 5 Things to Do After Filing Your FAFSA Form. Share it with students and their families so they understand what steps to follow in the financial aid process.

    Professional Learning

    Official SAT Practice
    December 12, 2017, 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

    Preparing Student Athletes for Academic and Career Success
    December 14, 2017, 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

    College Planning Tips

    Big Future

    Roadmap to Careers

    All students who take one of the tests in the SAT Suite of Assessments have access to Roadmap to Careers, a unique career exploration tool from Roadtrip Nation and the College Board that can help them find careers they’re passionate about.

    Middle School

    Grades 9-10

    Grades 11-12

    Parent Webinar Series

    Parents can sign up for webinars on BigFuture to help them stay involved in the college planning process.

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