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Class of 2015. Graduation & Beyond. ATTAINING GOALS. Graduation Requirements Post High School Options College Preparation Resources. CAREER. GRADUATION. COLLEGE. Time to make a plan!. GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS. Subject Graduation English 4 Math 4 Science 3

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class of 2015

Class of 2015

Graduation & Beyond

attaining goals
ATTAINING GOALS
  • Graduation Requirements
  • Post High School Options
  • College Preparation
  • Resources

CAREER

GRADUATION

COLLEGE

Time to make a plan!

graduation requirements
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Subject Graduation

English 4

Math 4

Science 3

Social Studies 3

Fine Art/Voc 1

P.E. 1

Health 0.5

Foreign Lang 0

Electives 5.5

TOTAL 22

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AIMS

  • Must meet Standards in all three areas to graduate
  • Cannot retake if already exceeded
  • Practice tests at www.ade.gov
credit checks
CREDIT CHECKS
  • Total credits remaining…should be 12 or less, otherwise you will need to get credits outside of the regular school day.
  • AIMS—If approaching or falls far below, or no scores…will be on list to take again.

This is for graduation purposes only

more than 12 credits remaining
More than 12 credits Remaining?
  • Saturday School
  • Summer School
  • Chandler Online Academy
  • Correspondence
what post high school options do i have
What Post High School Options do I have?
  • Workforce
  • Military
  • Trade School
  • Community College
  • University
how do i decide
How do I decide
  • Talk with people working in different professions
  • Have them describe to you what it is that they do
  • If it sounds interesting to you, ask if you can “job shadow” for a day
what is my next step
What is my next step?
  • Research to see what education is needed for that occupation
  • Find a trade school, community college or university that offers the major (program of study)
  • Determine if that institution is a good fit!
community college entrance requirements
Community College Entrance Requirements
  • Accuplacer - Placement Test
    • Reading, Writing, Math
    • Can take at any of the community college campuses
    • You can get a full tuition on scholarship if you score high on the test!
  • No SAT or ACT required
in state university course requirements
In-State University Course Requirements

Subject Years/Credits

English 4

Math 4 (Algebra 3-4 + 1)

Science 3 (Lab)

Social Studies 2

Fine Art 1 (Art, Dance, Drama, Music)

Foreign Language 2(Same Language)

TOTAL16

assured admission
Assured Admission
  • ASU and NAU

No Course deficiencies AND one of the following:

    • Top 25% of Graduating Class (50% for NAU) OR
    • GPA of 3.0 OR
    • 1040 SAT OR
    • 22 ACT
  • U of A

No Course deficiencies AND the following:

    • Arizona Resident
    • Holistic Application Review (GPA/SAT or ACT and personal essay)
sat act
SAT/ACT
  • Who: All university bound Juniors
  • Why: University entrance acceptance & scholarships
  • When: Your spring semester
  • Prepare: Study booklet, previous PSAT tests, collegeboard.com, Princeton Review, Kaplan & RMASS
college admissions exams
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS EXAMS
  • SAT
    • Reasoning Test
    • 7 Saturdays per year
    • ACP is not a test site
    • Take spring of junior year
    • Registration and information at http://www.collegeboard.com/splash/
    • Princeton, Kaplan & College Board
  • ACT
    • Curriculum-based
    • Spring of junior year
    • http://www.act.org/
    • ACT Plan
    • See website for registration, test preparation, and testing sites (Basha, Hamilton, Chandler, Perry)
    • Multiple choice
the college application process
The College Application Process

Visit college campuses – you can even do an on-line campus tour: http://www.campustours.com/

  • Register on the Career Center Website to attend college visits
  • Consult college websites (azcis.intocareers.org)
  • Know where to look for $$$$$$
  • Discuss finances with your parents
  • Start narrowing your college choices. Begin applying as soon as the application is available
  • Preparing for college essay
ncaa athletic eligibility
NCAA Athletic Eligibility
  • New Rules for Division I (no BYU on-line accepted)
  • Read the NCAA Student Manual (https://web1.ncaa.org/eligibilitycenter/common/)
  • Register for NCAA before the end of your Junior Year
  • Request to have your transcript sent in May
financial aid know it learn it enjoy the benefits from it
Financial Aid – know it, learn it & enjoy the benefits from it!
  • Scholarships
  • FAFSA
  • Loans
  • Work Study
  • Grants
scholarships
SCHOLARSHIPS
  • Check ACP Career Center websites. Yes, there are a few for Juniors but more importantly identify which ones you can apply for next year!
  • Other resources include:

www.scholarships.com

www.azcis.intocareers.org

www.fastweb.com

stay focused
Stay Focused
  • Keep up your grades
  • 6th semester Transcript Counts for college applications
  • Meet Deadlines
  • Keep an updated resume
  • Volunteer and community service really count!
important dates for juniors
Important Dates for Juniors!
  • What: Chandler Unified College Fair
  • Where: Chandler Center of the Arts
  • When: Wednesday, September 18, 2010
  • Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Who: Juniors – It is time for you to meet your in-state university and community college representatives!
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PSAT
  • Who: All juniors planning to take SAT
  • Why: SAT Prep, scholarship
  • When: October 16, 2013
  • Cost: $22.00
  • Prepare: Study booklet, previous PSAT tests, collegeboard.com, Princeton Review & Kaplan
  • Register in the ACP Career Center
  • Deadline is September 26
asvab
ASVAB
  • Who: All Juniors
  • When: Tuesday, November 30th
  • Where: ACP Cafeteria
  • Time: 9:00 a.m.
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