September 11, 2017

SENIOR NEWSLETTER – September 11, 2017

CLASS OF 2018

COLLEGE FAIR:

This Wednesday, Periods “A” and “B” – List of participating colleges has been distributed.

If you need a list, come to Guidance Office today. Plan upon dressing sharp and making good use of this excellent college planning opportunity.

NAVIANCE AND COMMON APP SET-UP AND LINKING:

During the last half hour of the college fair, Seniors will proceed to the theater at 9:30.

Instructions and a step-by-step explanation for establishing a Common App account and for linking it to your Naviance account will be done as a group exercise. Seniors need to have a smart phone that links to the Internet and bring it with them.

COMMON APP INFORMATION:

Hendricken’s GPA is on a 4.0 scale that is not weighted.
Hendricken class rank is out of 216 students and it is weighted.
Any full year course is worth one credit.
Any semester course is worth half a credit.
See your counselor for name, e-mail, phone, and related information.

COLLEGES VISITING HENDRICKEN SOON:

Washington College [MD] – Tues Sept 12 @ 10:30
Univ of Notre Dame [IN] – Wed Sept 13 @ 7:00 PM [Theater, parents welcome]
George Mason Univ [VA] – 8:15
Manhattan College [NY] – 10:30
University of Vermont – Mon Sept 18 @ 2:00
Emmanuel College [MA] – Tues Sept 19 @ 2:00
American University [DC] – Wed Sept 20 @ 8:15
Allegheny College [PA] – Wed Sept 20 @ 1:00
Villanova University [PA] – Thurs Sept 21 @ 9:45
University of Virginia – Thurs Sept 21 @ 9:45
Sacred Heart Univ [CT] – Thurs Sept 21 @ 11:00
Manhattanville Col [NY] – Fri Sept 22 @ 1:30

Register for these conference through your Naviance Account. Go to “College” then “Visits,” and register.  If you register, you must attend. Cannot miss a test or quiz. You are responsible for work assigned and covered during your absence. Only register for appropriate colleges in which you have an interest. Conferences are held daily in the Counseling Conference Room located next to the Lost & Found.

NEACAC COLLEGE FAIR:

Sunday, September 24 from noon to 2:00 PM at University of Massachusetts @ Dartmouth in the Tripp Athletic Center.

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