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

*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 - marrengroesbeck@lvjusd.k12.ca.us or (925) 606-4800 x3520.

***College Application Help***

College Application Workshops are held every Wednesday during 5th period and after school. Counselors will be available to help students one-on-one with filling out their applications. Space is limited so please sign up in the college and career center.

Workshop dates are: 

Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25

Nov. 1, 8, 15

 

Personal Insight Workshop (UC Application only)

Friday, Oct. 20th 

Lunch 

Room: 509 

A representative from UC Berkeley will be present 

***COLLEGE VISITS***

ALL VISITS ARE HELD DURING LUNCH IN THE COUNSELING & CAREER CENTER UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED BELOW

 

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

October 12 - Azusa Pacific University in room 108

October 16 - St. Mary's College in room 108

October 18 - University of the Pacific in room 108

October 19 - University of Southern California (USC) in room 108

​​​​​​​October 25 - Boise State in room 108

***Upcoming Events***

East Bay Regional Parks District Youth Job Fair

Saturday, January 20 at The Barn in Livermore

Learn about job opportunities available for youth, as well as participate in workshops

Click here for more information

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