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Welcome seniors of 2013
Welcome Seniors of 2013!

  • Career Center

  • Merit/ABOR

  • Guidance Department

  • Graduation

  • AZ Scholars

  • SAT v. ACT

  • ASU v. U of A v. NAU

  • MCCD

  • NCAA

  • Final Transcripts

Career center
Career Center

  • Scholarships


  • AZCIS- Kuder Career/College Search

  • Monthly Career Center Bulletin



Non-Merit-Based (you apply for)

Merit- Based on GPA, ranking and test scores- apply at all 3 in-state univ (automatically included in your application).

www.fastweb.com or www.zinch.com -- know your SSN- these are search engines for various scholarships you may apply for and check Basha Bears website under Career Center for additional scholarship search engines and listings.

Az high school relations council
AZ High School Relations Council

  • College Fair

  • September 5, 2012

  • Chandler Center for the Arts- Chandler Blvd and AZ Ave

  • 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

  • ASU, U of A, NAU, Embry Riddle, Central AZ, Chandler Gilbert, Eastern AZ, Fort Lewis, Gateway, Mesa, Rio, Scottsdale, Univ of New Mexico, and Southwestern Christian College.

Greater phoenix national college fair
Greater Phoenix National College Fair

  • Sunday October 14, 2012

  • 11:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

  • Phoenix Convention Center

  • West Building, Halls 1 and 2

  • http://www.nacac.com\video\NCF_Video.wmv

  • NACAC 2012 College Fair- friend this on Facebook for more information!

  • Meet one-on-one with college reps!

Flinn foundation
Flinn Foundation

  • www.flinnscholars.org

  • US citizen, and AZ resident 2 years prior

  • Graduate from NCA accredited high school before July 2013

  • 1300 cumulative reading and math of SAT or 29 on ACT

  • 3.5 unweighted GPA

  • Top 5% in class

  • Extracurricular involvement and leadership

  • Tentative deadline October 21 along with official transcript

  • Questions: cthompson@flinn.org

16 core courses
16 Core Courses

  • 4 credits of English.

  • 4 credits of math or through 4th year- one above Algebra II level.

  • 3 credits of lab science (Ag Science 1 and 2 together equates to 1 lab science credit and 1 elective credit. Hon Science Research is not a lab science).

  • 2 credits of social studies.

  • 1 credit of fine art- art, music, drama or dance.

  • 2 credits of the same foreign language- or through level 2 of any foreign language.

Aims high tuition waiver
AIMS High Tuition Waiver

  • Valid for 25% tuition at ASU, NAU or U of A for the freshman year.

  • Student must apply at either ASU, NAU or U of A and be accepted in order to receive tuition waiver.

  • Tuition waiver renewable upon university requirements.

  • If considering retaking a course for grade improvement see your counselor.

Aims high tuition waiver gpa and grade requirement
AIMS High Tuition Waiver GPA and Grade Requirement

  • Un-weighted GPA of 3.5 for core classes.

  • Only A’s and B’s, no C’s in the core courses.

  • A “C” in a weighted course does not convert to a “B”.

  • ACT 28 or higher or SAT read/math 1300

  • You may retake courses for grade improvement. You don’t have to repeat an AP or honors, you can take grade level to make the requirement but that is not grade replacement.

  • Subject to change

Aims scores for waiver
AIMS Scores for Waiver

  • Must exceed on Writing, Reading and Math in order to be eligible for the AIMS High Tuition Waiver.

  • May exceed on any two AIMS tests and meet on the third plus score at least a 3 on any 2 AP exams in order to be eligible for the AIMS High Tuition Waiver.

  • You may not re-test to exceed your senior year.

Az dept of ed
AZ Dept of Ed

  • www.ade.state.az.us/asd/tuitionwaiver/parents-students.asp

  • *The university may choose not to award a scholarship to any student who receives other scholarship assistance intended to cover the cost of tuition.

Good to know
Good to Know

  • If you are planning on going out of state please apply to either ASU, NAU or U of A as a back up.

  • Going on a mission? Work with the Career Center for a deferment.

  • Apply for housing in September of senior year!

  • Fill out transcript request at BHS not online- that is only for archived students!


  • www.fafsa.ed.gov

  • FAFSA on the Web applications must be submitted by midnight Central Daylight time, June 30, 2013.

  • Apply for your pin now and parents also need to apply for a pin!!

  • Financial Aid Night- 6 PM Jan 16 BHS Auditorium.

  • Financial Aid- Based on need determined by FAFSA

  • Grant- Based on need determined by FAFSA

  • Begin FAFSA process Jan. 1, 2013

  • Some colleges may seek the CSS Profile also. Check with individual college for application.

  • College Goal Sunday- 2nd Sunday in Feb- let financial advisor pre-fill out worksheet


  • http://azcis.intocareers.org

  • username: bashahs

  • password: 4azcis02

  • Free, easy, user friendly!

  • Research tuition, admission requirements, careers and more!

Mrs spilsbury
Mrs. Spilsbury

  • A-Cap

  • Special Ed M-Z

  • Dept Chair

Mrs cunningham
Mrs. Cunningham

  • Car-Ga

  • AVID

Mr barber
Mr. Barber

  • L-O

  • AVID

Ms scaringelli
Ms. Scaringelli

  • P-Se

  • Special Ed A-L

Graduation honors
Graduation Honors

  • NHS- 3.8 weighted GPA, attend meetings

  • Honors- Member of NHS

  • High Honors- 3.5 weighted GPA at end of 7th semester, 6.0 credits of honors classes- one during the senior year

  • Distinguished Scholar-3.8 weighted GPA at end of 7th semester, NHS member, 6.0 credits of honors classes- one during the senior year and 24 total credits

Az academic scholar
AZ Academic Scholar

  • 18 Core Courses

  • 4 Eng; 4 math, 3 science (physics preferred); 3 social studies; 2 foreign language- must be earned during high school years; 2 years CTE or fine arts

  • “C” or better in each core course

  • Seal on diploma

  • www.azacademicscholars.org

Act v sat


Scores from 1-36

22 needed for in-state universities

3 hour exam measures English (grammar and punctuation), Reading, Math-trig, Science Reasoning


No penalty for wrong answers


3.5 hour exam measures verbal,writing skills (vocab) and math reasoning- no trig


¼ pt. penalty for wrong answers

BHS code 030037


Asu v u of a v nau
ASU v. U of A v. NAU

Maricopa community colleges
Maricopa Community Colleges

  • Begin the process in January!

  • Top 15% may apply for the Presidential Scholarship. Certain ASSET or Accuplacer score may also qualify for this. Visit the Career Center for application.

  • Matriculation Agreement between MCCD and ABOR.

  • College Fair at Perry High Sept. 5 6:00 PM!

  • The Greater Phoenix National College Fair on Sunday October 2nd at the Phoenix Civic Plaza.

  • Central AZ College top 30% in 7th semester tuition waiver

Ncaa and naia

  • www.web1.ncaa.org/eligibilitycenter/commonfor NCAA andwww. playnaia.org for NAIA

  • Register on-line end of junior year for both.

  • Send official transcripts end of junior year to NCAA.

  • After senior year send official transcripts to NCAA and NAIA.

  • Explain all official visits.

  • More questions see Mr. Barber in Guidance.

  • Have SAT/ACT scores sent directly to NCAA and NAIA. NCAA code 9999 and NAIA code 9876

  • If considering retaking a course for grade improvement see your counselor.

Wue v wiche

  • WUE

  • Western Undergraduate Exchange

  • 150% of resident tuition for undergraduate programs at participating western colleges and universities


  • Graduate Program

  • 150% of resident tuition for graduate programs at participating western colleges and universities

Barretts and u of a honors college
Barretts and U of A Honors College

  • ASU:

  • Admission to the Honors/Competitive Admission Colleges (Journalism, Engineering, Business, Barrett, etc.) requires a separate application but no additional fee. Students are encouraged to apply before the first deadline.

  • U of A: Last year's Honors College student "at a glance" was:

  •  3.85 unweighted GPA; 1330 SAT math and reading; 30 ACT; 9-12 honors classes taken in high school

  • Apply early because the only way to be accepted is to have a net ID and password

Ecap grad requirement 2013
ECAP Grad requirement 2013

  • You are required to fill out the ECAP 4 yr plan in order to be eligible for graduation

  • Log in to www.cusd.kuder.com

  • Your username is 1st initials of your first and last name and your BHS ID#.

  • For example:

  • Janeen Scaringelli would be:

  • JS01222

  • 01222

  • Kuder code N3496429RXG

Ecap resume

  • Click on the Plan for Work tab

  • Create resume

  • Please take about 5 minutes to create a quick resume

  • Print out and attach to ECAP sheet

  • Note Resume builder for a more detailed resume on your own