RCHS College and Career Center – December Update

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

12/6/18 (originally scheduled for 12/4)

8:00am – 12:00pm in the CCC

ASVAB Testing – The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) – The ASVAB is a timed multi-aptitude test that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success.  You don’t have to be planning to go into the military to take the test.  If you are in grades 10-12 and are interested in taking the test, please sign up in the College and Career Center. For more information about the ASVAB:  https://www.goarmy.com/learn/understanding-the-asvab.html.

 12/7/18 (starts 12/7 for 7 weeks)

7:00am – 8:30am in the CCC

SAT Comprehensive Prep Sessions – RCHS is working with Tried and True Tutoring to help students prepare for the SAT.  The comprehensive class is a rigorous, detailed review of critical content and strategies designed to fully prepare students for success on the SAT exam. The class features: 17 hours of classroom instruction, 2 full-length practice tests, and books and materials.  For more information and to sign up:  https://store.triedandtruetutoring.com/collections/southern-california/products/rancho-campana-hs-sat-act-prep-fall-2018-spring-2019

Upcoming College Visits & Workshops:

 All college representatives will be at a table outside the Administration Building at lunch unless otherwise noted

12/3/18

Ventura College

 12/6/18

Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM)

12/10/18

U.S. Army

 12/11/18 and 12/18/18 – During Tutorial and Lunch in the CCC

Moorpark College Application Workshop – Moorpark College reps will be available to help walk you through the application.  Bring your lunches and your laptops to the CCC and get your application done!

1/17/19 – During Tutorial and Lunch in the CCC

Oxnard College Application Workshop – Oxnard College reps will be available to help walk you through the application.  Bring your lunches and your laptops to the CCC and get your application done!

College and Career Center – Google Classroom

 Please join the CCC Google Classroom site for your grade level.  Important information and announcements will be communicated through these sites.  Below are the codes:

Seniors:                                        8omfyd5

Juniors:                                        el5fwgw

Freshman/Sophomores:              ma1mlx

Scholarships  

*Seniors – please remember to notify Mrs. Nagel in the CCC upon receiving any scholarship awards.

The Ventura County Community Foundation (VCCF) scholarship application is now available! There are more than 400 scholarships valued at $1,147,000 awarded through VCCF. The deadline to submit is 1/30/19.
The application includes a multiple-choice questionnaire designed to help match the student to opportunities and applicants will need upload their transcript, request 2 letters of recommendation and write a brief essay. Some scholarships will require an additional essay.

Here’s the link to the VCCF website for more information and to apply:

https://vccf.org/scholarships/

And here’s the link to the list of scholarships:

https://vccf.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/2019-scholarship-guidelines.pdf

 

Additional scholarship sites:
https://www.raise.me/ www.scholarships.com www.studentscholarships.org
www.unigo.com www.fastweb.com scholarships4students.com
dosomething.org    

 

Below are the links to the College & Career Center Update for December along with the December/January Scholarship List.

December Update:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-iX7SeEd5iS6p4wRqR2mmZxyTiwuoYIJ/view?usp=sharing

Scholarship List:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-x6hvvQUMQETRsibQA2FOyMZbe0mTAqU/view?usp=sharing

 

National SAT & ACT Dates – 2018

SAT Subject tests dates:

SAT 2018 – 2019 test dates (including 2019 – 2020 schedules)
ACT 2018 – 2019 tests dates (need to scroll down on the site)