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*California State University Application Linkhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
 
 
*Common App Linkhttps://www.commonapp.org/ 
*Completing the FAFSA 2021-2022 Tutorial:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8nfk5ApcQ4&t=385s

SENIORS!!!    Surveys TO DO… 

Please complete these district surveys as part of your senior checklist: 

*Grant HS Senior Survey Link:  https://forms.office.com/r/J6bCZnDwVz 

*The annual Senior Exit Survey is available in Naviance.  All seniors are asked to complete their Senior Exit Survey by Friday, June 10th. 

*The annual College & Career Readiness Survey has been emailed to all high school students.  Please look for this survey in your mymail account and complete the survey by Friday, June 10th.   

 

See attached flyer for more information! 

For summer courses, please fill out the form below to be added to a list and Ms. Chen will contact you for paperwork.  Thank you!  
 
*Summer Courses Linkhttps://forms.gle/BZRQskbwcTnuMpcXA

College Classes – Fall 2022

Interested in taking a college class next fall? These courses satisfy the UC and CSU general education requirements and you can get ahead for college! Take them online at your own convenience!

Check out the attached flyer for courses and fill out this form to be added to a list and Ms. Chen will contact you for paperwork.  Due May 13th.

ARC’s FINANCIAL LITERACY SEMINAR

 

Date:  Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Time:  2:45 pm – 4:45 pm

Location: BU-16

 

PIZZA will be available for those who attend the event. 

 

Attached is the flyer for the financial literacy seminar on May 24.

For more information, please feel free to stop by BU-3.   

UCLA Organization Speak Out for Surgery Event - 5/21/2022

 

The Speak Out for Surgery (SOS) is an organization at UCLA and they work to connect members of the community to healthcare and other resources, including educational resources for high-school students. They are offering an annual, virtual workshop called "Navigating College from a Pre-Health Perspective."  

 

At this workshop, students can learn about applying to college, how to decide their major, pre-health pathways, careers in health, paying for college, and more.  The event will be held via Zoom next Saturday, May 21st, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 

RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/SOSNavigatingCollege

San Fernando Valley Youth Leadership Academy - Deadline is Friday, June 17, 2022.
 
 
The Youth Leadership Academy is a summer leadership development program for high school students that will train and cultivate the next generation of young leaders in our community, and is open to all high school students who live in the San Fernando Valley portion of the city of Los Angeles. 
 
The San Fernando Valley Youth Leadership Academy is now accepting applications!
The deadline to apply is Friday, June 17, 2022.
 
For more information and to access the application, please visit paulkrekorian.org/leadership

YMCA "GET SUMMER" - FREE TEEN MEMBERSHIPS AT YMCA

This summer the YMCA Metropolitan of Los Angeles is offering 2 months of free gym membership to teens 12-18 years old. They will also be running different programs and events during those two months at each respected YMCA in Los Angeles.  This will be a great opportunity for teens to be active in the summer and certified in different fields such, CPR/AED. 
 
If you are interested in the Get Summer Program, you can use the flyer's QR code to sign-up. Also, they will need your parents to come in beginning of June and sign a waiver for you. If they have any questions, you can email Erik at: [email protected]
*SCHOLARSHIPS:  
*Upward Bound & STEM Upward Bound Program:  
Upward Bound is a FREE college prep program. You can take college classes and/or Get Ahead classes in the Summers at LAVC. You will work with an academic advisor that becomes your mentor and will assist you with career exploration, class selection recommendations, college applications, financial aid application, tutoring, SAT prep, field trips to college campuses, camping, theme parks, and will work alongside your college counselor for additional support. 
**COVID Update: All Upward Bound services are online until further notice.
 
CONGRATULATIONS to the class of 2020 for achieving their goals of attending college!