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

dwatson@lvjusd.k12.ca.us

Hours: 7:45 am - 4:00 pm


***College Visits***

March 30 at lunch - Colorado Mesa

***Upcoming Events***

College Planning Night

Wednesday, April 19 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm

College Planning Night is an informational event for freshmen, sophomores, juniors and their parents and will include breakout sessions presented by the counselors and local college admissions representatives. Different breakout sessions will be offered on topics that include: UC, CSU and community college admissions, SATs and ACTs, Private Colleges, Out-of-State Colleges and more.

College Planning Night will be in the 300 hall classrooms

Please check back for more information.

 

 

Las Positas College Majors Fair

Wednesday, April 19 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 

LPC Mertes Center for the Arts (free parking in lots A & B)

Visit with instructors to discuss different majors and career options. Learn about Student Services, Transfer Center, Financial Aid, Counseling & more. Meet with representatives from private and public universities, including UCs & CSUs.

Contact 925-424-1000 for more information

 

 

UC Berkeley Cal Day 2017 

Saturday, April 22 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The day features information session and presentations along with Q&As with current undergrads. Guided tours will be provided and student organizations will be present. 

This is a free event 

More information can be found at http://calday.berkeley.edu/

 

 

Las Positas College Career Exploration Open House 

Wednesday, May 3 from 4:00 - 7:00 pm

Campus tours at 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm

Explore careers and transfer programs, visit with faculty and students, free parking

Start at the Student Services and Administration Building patio (near parking lot C) 

Contact Las Positas College for more information 

 

 

WACAC College Fair

Saturday, May 6 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm at St. Mary's College

Over 190 colleges from across the country and outside of the US will be in attendance

Workshop sessions to help families navigate the college search and application process will be offered at 12:15 pm

For more information and to register for the event, please visit stmarys-ca.edu/ebcc

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