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Files That Help You

"Been There Survived That" - This is a file to help Freshmen get through High School! - Click here

Making Your Junior Year Count - This file is for Juniors and their Parents as they plan for college - Click here

"Senior Survival Handbook" - And now it's time for Seniors to get ready for next year! - Click here

"Senior College Night for Parents" - Here is the PowerPoint presentation that was given on October 7, 2015 - Click here

WEBSITES THAT HELP

Making a Budget - Making your budget

Salary Surfer - This site shows Careers, their Salaries, and the programs that teach them in the California Colleges

California Career Cafe - A virtual Career Center for California Community College Students!

Khan Academy for Math - Learn about Math & Science and more - all levels

Apprenticeships in California - This site shows the programs for Apprenticeships all over the state and how to apply for them

MyFuture.com website - Another way to check Careers & Jobs

 

Files to Download

Letter of Recommendation

 

Data Pages in PDF

Type out the information in this document and when it is complete, print it.  Closing the file will lose all your data that you typed in.

 

Data Pages in Word format

Use this link to get a copy of the data pages in the Word format so that you can make further changes on the 3rd page.  

Career Center

Ms JENNIFER PUTNAM, Career Technician

Career Center is in Room 12
Hours: Monday - Thursday 10:00AM to 1:45PM
 

Direct Line: 209-257-7757  

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Local Scholarship Program for 2018:  Deadline is 3:00PM on Thursday Feb 8th

Applications will not be accepted after that date/time.

  • Career and College Information and testing will start to be done on Naviance
  • Information on Financial Aid and Scholarships - Local and National
  • Internet access to help students in researching a Career, College, or Program
  • Career & College Fair will be held next year on campus
  • Visits from College Representatives & Military Recruiters
  • ASVAB Test & Interpretation
  • How to Apply to a Community College
  • Looking for work in the area - Click on Mother Lode Job Training

 

Files that Students will need for Local Scholarships and College Research:

Letter of Recommendation form      What to do on A Campus Visit      Local Community College List 

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APPLY TO COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN AMADOR COUNTY

American River College - Cosumnes River College - Folsom Lake College - Sacramento City College

See Ms Putnam or your Counselor for help applying for any of these colleges at www.LosRios.edu

 

AMADOR COLLEGE CONNECT

The Learning Center (by CVS on Hwy49) provides assistance & mentoring for Online college.

Call (209) 217-8239 for more information. Click on www.AmadorCollegeConnect.org

 

Assessment Tests - All applicants are required to take them. 

Taking a Math class in their senior year of High School will improve their score.  This will help place them in the correct English or Math courses. If a student scores low on an Assessment test, they may be placed in Remedial or lower level courses in order to bring them up to the level of required Math or English courses for graduation from that college.  Some students are asked to take the Assessment test again.

ASSESSMENT Study Guides: help students study for Math & English Assessment  

 

Associate Degrees for Transfer into a 4 Year Degree program in California

TRAINING PROGRAMS

Work Construction Apprenticeships in Rancho Murieta - Click here

Fire Academies connected with Community Colleges in California - Click here

I BUILT IT  is a site that provides information about Apprenticeships and Craftsmanship in California - Click Here

Want to become a Dental Hygenist in California through the Sacramento City College? - Click here

Look for NURSING Training Programs in California (Public, Private and For-Profit) - Click here

Welding Program in Modesto that can be checked through Mother Lode Job Training (223-3341) - Click here


Links you will need

Register for the ACTs on this site.  Get testing tips and plan your college experience. http://www.actstudent.org/

Register for the SATs on this site and get information on college planning.  http://www.collegeboard.org/

 

Apply for any California State University on this site.  http://www.csumentor.org/

The Common App: How to fill out common college applications.  https://www.commonapp.org/CommonApp/Default.aspx

 

FAFSA & FINANCIAL AID Information

Students fill out FAFSA application and apply for federal grants, loans, etc.  You must create an FSA ID for yourself and a parent then make sure to open your account on FAFSA website and print out all your documents before submitting the application.  Application opens on October 1st and the deadline is March 2http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

One stop shop for all things regarding Financial Aidhttp://www.finaid.org/

Student Athletes: Find out the NCAA requirements and register!  http://www.eligibilitycenter.org/

 

Cost of Attending a University of California - Click here

 

 

MOOC's (i.e. Massive Open Online Courses) -

Take Online courses for free (or pay for a certificate) from the Worlds Best Universities: https://www.edx.org/

 

Additional Links for Students and their Families