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Dec 21
2018

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Anticipating 2019!

Dear Seniors: This is the time of year that represents “anticipation” like no other. For high school seniors it takes on a special meaning as early decisions begin rolling in. Students will be feeling all kinds of emotions—elation, trepidation, dejection, guilt … Continue reading

Dec 21
2018

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Year End News for Juniors

Dear Juniors and Parents of Juniors: The PSAT results were posted this week, and students should be able to access them online.  Additionally, I have been meeting with juniors individually to hand out hard copies of the test scores as … Continue reading

Dec 18
2018

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Year End News for Seniors

Dear Seniors: Before you know it, we will be leaving for the winter break. Not only that: before we return, almost all of you will have applied to the remainder of your Regular Decision colleges. Anyone applying to Non-Common –App schools … Continue reading

Nov 29
2018

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Seniors: Upcoming Deadlines

Dear Seniors: Don’t forget:  The University of California universal application is due this week, Friday, November 30.  We do not send transcripts or recommendations; let us know if you need a copy of your transcript to report your grades. December 1 is … Continue reading

Nov 29
2018

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Testing, Testing…

Dear Juniors–Here is a reminder about ACT and SAT tests.  Note: Colleges don’t care which test you take/submit.  We generally recommend you take each test once, and retake the one you liked best. ACT Planning to take the ACT on … Continue reading

Nov 20
2018

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Juniors: Time to Reflect and Plan

Dear Juniors: As the holidays approach and the seniors are over their huge peak of college applications, I imagine you juniors and your parents are chomping at the bit, as it were, to get started on your OWN college application … Continue reading

Nov 20
2018

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Seniors: Time for Thanks

Dear Seniors: You may want to get some work done on your supplemental essays on Saturday after you’ve gotten your fill of turkey and shopping, but you’ve been working pretty hard on schoolwork and college applications and this is one … Continue reading

Oct 17
2018

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Junior/Parent College Night Follow Up

Dear Juniors: Many thanks to everyone who attended the Junior and Parent College Night last week.  We had a great turnout and, I believe, good discussion.  For those who missed it, copies of the powerpoint (full of information and deadlines) … Continue reading

Oct 16
2018

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Money for College 2018

Thank you to all who attended last week’s Money for College Night!  We had a good turnout and great discussion! For those who weren’t able to attend, the handouts, including the powerpoint outline, are available in College Counseling. Note that … Continue reading

Oct 04
2018

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Junior Update!

Dear Juniors: It’s not too early for Juniors to begin thinking about college planning.  Here are some upcoming events: MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 AT ROEPER:  JUNIOR AND PARENT COLLEGE NIGHT!!  This is the kick-off event for the Junior year.  It will … Continue reading