News & Announcements

News & Announcements

’21 Summer School eCredit recovery is now FULL! Please see your Counselor to be placed on a waitlist should spots become available.

SAT and PSAT Score Release

Students will be able to access scores in their online College Board accounts.

Student score release dates:

  • Scores for students who took the SAT and tested on the primary test date will begin to release on May 5.
  • Scores for student who took the SAT and tested on the first makeup date will begin to release on May 18.
  • Scores for students who took the SAT will test on May 18 will begin to release on June 10.
  • Scores for students who took the PSAT 10 and PSAT 8/9 will begin to release on May 17.

VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIRS

Want to visit colleges and talk to college reps from the comfort of your own home? ThenNACAC Virtual College Fairs are for you! Visit thisLINK to view the schedule and register to talk to admissions counselors from across the U.S., Canada and beyond. Ask questions about academic programs, scholarships, athletics, tuition, and more! Here is a short video onhow to make the most of the virtual college fair.

From Nest to Wings video series

FN2W is a local 501(C)(3) organization whose mission is to provide students and families with education to assist with the transition to educational options beyond high school. Sign up for their newsletter and check out theirYouTube channel for videos onapplying to college, trade schools and community colleges,financial aid,scholarships,stress management and much more.

Mental Health Partners (MHP)

MHP of Boulder County has put together extra resources for students and families during the pandemic.

Need some inspiration during COVID times?

A story about Teens With COVID on our local Fox 31 News outlet:https://kdvr.com/news/health/broomfield-teen-creates-online-support-group-for-teens-in-isolation-with-covid/

ICAP = Individual Career & Academic Plan

The State of Colorado requires all high school students to fulfill ICAP activities as a graduation requirement. SVVSD ICAP requirements are housed in our Naviance program (Naviance is a comprehensive software program that is a platform for career and college information and searches). Students will be required to complete the following yearly deliverables in order to meet their ICAP graduation requirements.

9th Grade – Strengths Explorer Exercise, Strengths Explorer Reflection, 9th Grade ICAP Survey.

10th Grade – Career Interest Profiler, Career Interest Profiler Reflection, 10th Grade ICAP Survey.

11th Grade – College Super Match, Identify 3 Colleges or Programs of interest, 11th Grade ICAP Survey.

12th Grade – My Game Plan, Complete My Gameplan, 12th Grade ICAP Survey

SENIOR ANNOUNCEMENTS

View Class of 2021 Senior Communication from Mr. Finnestead HERE.

12th Grade ICAP Survey & Scholarship/Final Transcript Survey

Seniors must complete their 12th Grade ICAP Survey found on Naviance. This is state and district mandated survey in order to graduate!

Please also complete this survey to report any scholarships you were rewarded along with final transcript requests.

Need help? View this short screencast on how to complete these important surveys.

JUNIOR ANNOUNCEMENTS

SAT

Make-up date for the SAT is Tuesday, May 18th. Please contact Ms. Ehle-Parker for more information.

Want to retake the SAT?

Students can sign up for a national administration of the SAT by going to Collegeboard.org

You may also want to consider giving the ACT a try- you can sign up for tests on ACT.org

ROAR Spring Junior Workshop Series

Students, parents, and counselors can sign up to attend any of the panels and College Roundtable sessions. The panels will cover pertinent information juniors and their families will need heading into their college search process, such as: visiting campus (in-person or virtually), basics on the college admissions and financial aid processes, and the various testing options institutions offer.

The College Roundtable sessions will be short introductions to 5 universities per session. These do not overlap so students can sign up for as many as they wish without having to choose between schools. There is one registration form for the Roundtables and students will select their desired session(s) during registration.

You can find more information, and register, on ROAR’s Upcoming Events website.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Kylie Rigdon at krigdon@utk.edu or 865.630.0620

Want to get a jump on your post-secondary planning?

  • Take a look at this Senior Check-list, it’s a great resource for rising Seniors!
  • Check out the Colleges tab of your SVVSDNaviance account.
  • Attend at least one of thevirtual college fairs listed earlier in the newsletter.
  • Sign up for theFrom Nest to Wings newsletter and visit theirYouTube channel for all your post-secondary needs.
  • Make use of SCHS College Virtual Visits. Sign up on Naviance. The list of scheduled college visits is available below. Meet w/ college reps to ask about programs, financial aid and more!

SAT

Make-up date for the SAT is Tuesday, May 18th. Please contact Ms. Ehle-Parker for more information.

9TH & 10TH GRADE ANNOUNCEMENTS

Upcoming College Rep Visits

Please sign up through your Naviance account or in the Counseling office:

  • No upcoming visits at this time