Granada High School

Counseling & Career Center Newsletter


College & Career Center

The College & Career Center includes resources for Granada High School students who are making their post-high school plans. Resources include:


- Information about colleges

- PSAT / SAT / ACT test information & free preparation materials

- Career and vocational training resources

- Scholarship and financial aid information

- Local job opportunities 

- Volunteer and internships opportunities  

- ROP class information 

- Presentations from GHS events


Danielle Watson, MA - College & Career Specialist

925-606-4800 ext. 3520

Hours: 7:45 am - 4:00 pm

*Please note that Danielle Watson will be on leave through the end of November. While she is gone, please contact Marren Groesbeck for all College & Career Center inquiries - or (925) 606-4800 x3520.




September 1 - Hawaii Pacific University in room 108

September 7 - Wesleyan College

September 11 - Aviation Institute of Maintenance 

September 12 - Grand Canyon University

September 14 - Corban University

September 15 - Biola University in room 108

September 18 - Texas Christian University in room 108

September 20 - Illinois Institute of Technology

September 22 - Western Oregon University in room 108

September 27 - University of Connecticut in room 108

September 29 - University of Alabama in room 108

***Upcoming Events***

Manufacturing Day 2017

Friday, October 6 (non-school day for LVJUSD students)

Students will have the opportunity to tour manufacturing sites such as LAM Research, TopCon, BakeFresh, RK Group and more.

Students will participate in hands-on demonstrations and gain career information.

Space is limited to register here 

Click here for more information  


Senior Information Night 

Tuesday, September 26th from 6-7:30pm

Student Union and Little Theater

Seniors and their guardians are invited to Senior Information Night. Information will include: senior activities, college applications and timelines for 2 year and 4 year bound students, and an opportunity for questions and answers. 

Click here for more information 


GetSet Mandatory Orientation 

Wednesday, September 27 at 2:00 pm or Thursday, September 28 at lunch in room 108

Girls interested in joining GetSet (Girls Exploring Technology, Science and Engineering Together) must attend a mandatory orientation. 

Click here for more information or stop by the Career Center. 


Tri-Valley College & Career Fair

Tuesday, October 17 at 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Granada High School large & small gyms

Students and parents are invited to meet with representatives from Community Colleges, CSUs, UCs, Private College, Out of State Colleges, Technical Schools and the Military

Click here for the flyer


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