College and Career Readiness Updates:
Upcoming College Representative Visits:
PACT, Inc. Upward Bound Tutorial and Advising Program Summer Slam!: Open to high school students including those entering the 9th grade. The program offers tutoring, course instruction, SAT Prep, college & career exploration, field trips, cultural trips, water slide and amusement parks, student stipends (Students get paid upon program completion).
Where: Vacaville Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club, 100 Holly Ln, Vacaville, CA 95688
When: June 17th-August 9th, 2019
Contact: 707.556.9357 for an application
*There will be a parent/student orientation on Friday, May 24th at 6pm at Vacaville Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club for further information
*Flyer is attached in the school loop email
Solano Community College: Current high school seniors planning to attend Solano next school year. First-Time College Student Education Plan Workshops where students can get help to choose and get registered for classes. You will also receive an orientation to counseling services, plan your Fall 2019 courses, and get scheduled for a follow-up appointment to do a comprehensive (all semesters) education plan. Course prerequisite clearances will also be provided.
Call 707.864.7101 to reserve your spot.
Bring: High school transcript, Solano student ID#, MySolano username
AMDA High School Summer Conservatory: Musical Theatre, Dance Theatre, Pop Star: Recording Artist. Study, Train, Rehearse, Perform, and Live on Campus at AMDA NYC and Hollywood. For more information visit: amda.edu.hscamp
UC Davis Campus Visit with BRIDGE: Pilipinx Outreach and Retention: If you are a prospective student and want to get a tour of UC Davis and learn more about higher education and see/hear about fellow Filipinx student and their experiences? Complete the following form: tinyurl.com/BRIDGEvisits
Northrop Grumman STEM High School Internship Program: If you enjoy math and science and interested in a career in STEM, apply for this internship opportunity!
Minimum unweighted GPA 3.25
Currently 11th or 12th grade
Minimum 16 years of age
Must reside 50 miles of Northrop Grumman
Click here for more information
Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies Summer Opportunities: programs provide pre-collegiate students from the U.S. and around the world the chance to explore their passions and dive deep into a single topic beyond what is typically taught in a school curriculum. Please click here for more information.
Sacramento State: Summer Academies for High School students. High school students explore different career paths during our one-week courses with hands-on activities, field trips and a college experience on the Sacramento State campus. Students work alongside Sac State professors and industry professionals. It’s a fun way to spend the summer. Registration begins March 1st, 2019. Please visit: https://www.cce.csus.edu/acads Academies include: Coding, Cyber Security, DNA Forensics, Engineering and Robotics, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Fashion, Fire and Emergency Services, Future Teachers, Health Careers 101, Introduction to Biotechnology, Law Enforcement, Multimedia Journalism, Performing Arts: Dance
California Summer Programs and Camps: Visit https://www.studenteducationprograms.com/california/ for more information on summer opportunities for high school students.
Washington University: High School Summer Experience: To be eligible for the High School Summer Scholars Program students should:
CA Union Apprenticeship Programs: Visit www.CALAPPRENTICESHIP.ORG to learn more about different trades (i.e Carpentry, Operating Engineers, Sheet Metal, Electricians, and much more!)
Duke University Summer Session: Click here for more information.
Summer College (four-week academic credit program for students
currently in grades 10 – 12) Summer Academy (three-week academic enrichment program for students currently in grades 9 – 12) Accelerated STEM Academy (one-week academic enrichment program for students currently in grades 9 – 12)
Create your FSA ID (Electronic Signature to submit FAFSA, both student and a parent need to create one) https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
SAT Test Dates:
June 1st (May 22nd Registration Deadline)
ACT Test Dates:
July 13th (June 14th Registration Deadline)
*If you receive free/reduced lunch, please see your counselor to pick up an ACT fee waiver