Junior Year. What you need to know to succeed. Junior Meeting Agenda. Introductions of guidance staff Planning for after high school Assessments Success through College Preparation Financial Aid – Bright Futures and other scholarships Graduation Requirements (academic) Attendance
What you need
PERT – Post-
Wednesday, October 16
2013 PSAT/NMSQT Test Fees for Juniors
$14 – but free this year for students with a 2.7 GPA or above ????
How does a student qualify for a fee waiver?
Each year, the College Board provides opportunities for taking the PSAT/NMSQT to juniors who are unable to pay test fees.
Schools are asked to identify those juniors who would benefit from taking the test, but who lack the necessary means. (Free and/or Reduced Lunch)PSAT DATES & FEES
To be eligible, you must meet ALL three of the following requirements:
Fee waivers cover only the basic registration fee for the test option selected when registering, including up to four valid college choices (listed as part of registration). Waivers do not cover the late fee, test date changes, test center changes, or any other fees.
The SAT Reasoning Test, better known as the SAT
Career & College Counselor
Check Bright Futures – www.flvc.org -
Connect!– access – Through the School Website then click on Connect!
PIV access – http://piv.osceola.k12.fl.us
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!
Lizzette Roman, Guidance Director
Counsels Drama, Dance, Creative Writing, Tech, Visual Arts
Chris Arrington, Guidance Counselor
Counsels Band, Orchestra and Vocal
Physical Education - HOPE - 1
World Languages/Elective– 2
Pass FCAT Reading 2.0
Pass Algebra I End of Course Exam
Pass one ONLINE class
To get the performing arts endorsement on your diploma you must have 8 performing arts credits in your major area of study. (This includes the 1 State credit for Performing Arts)
28 TOTAL CREDITS FOR GRADUATION
AP & D E Honors
A = 5.0 4.5
B = 4.0 3.5
C = 3.0 2.5
A = 4.0
B = 3.0
C = 2.0
D = 1.0
F = 0.0
Attendance is critical
95% daily attendance
No credits/no graduation
Unexcused absences/make up work
Some activities and costs coming up next year
Have A Successful Year!