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Explore careers, self assessment, find resources for career education training by 17 regions in Virginia and 16 different job families (designed for middle & high school students and parents).
Coming soon to a Career Center near you? Come during your lunch to hear about career paths such as careers in Radiology, Electricians and Apprenticeship Programs, Military Careers and more. Look for more info in the next coming weeks.
The PSAT has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 30th. Testing will begin at 2:00 pm and will be given in the cafeterias. ALL students who want to take the PSAT need to sign up (this includes juniors and advanced 10th graders); even if you signed up previously. You can sign up in the school counseling office. Plan to bring your own graphing calculator and 2 No. 2 pencils. Students will need to make arrangements to be picked up or plan to ride the activity bus home that day.
College Night, hosted by Spotsylvania Towne Centre will be next Wednesday, October 16, from 6:30-8:30PM. There will be representatives from colleges and universities from all over the East Coast, including Germanna Community College! Germanna’s Recruiter, Kim Viarella, and Brian Ogale will be at the GCC table to answer all your questions about GCC programs, including opportunities for transfer and guaranteed admissions to many four-year colleges and universities, as well as how current high school students can take advantage of Dual Enrollment courses in their high schools to get an early start on their college education. See you there!!!!
Students who are planning to attend a four year college/university and need to take the SAT can take it at CHS on December 7 (this was not an original test date for CHS-it’s just been added). Also, there’s still space available for the SAT prep class–stop by the school counseling office to get a registration form. The SAT prep class prepares students in time to take the test on December 7. The charge is $42.00 (which includes the cost of the book). See your school counselor for more details.
The ASVAB will be given at Caroline High School on the following
dates: November 22, 2013 & February 21, 2014, in the CHS Auditorium. You
may register in the School Counseling Office beginning October 7
GERMANNA COMMUNITY COLLEGE OPEN HOUSE
Featuring Engineering and Science Classroom Demonstrations
10000 Germanna Point Drive, V. Earl Dickinson Building, Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Saturday, October 12, 10:00AM – 2:00PM
Details available on our Upcoming Events Calendar at: www.germanna.edu
Prospective students who register & attend
will be entered into a drawing for a
Click below to register and reserve your chance to win!http://calendar.activedatax.com/germanna/EventList.aspx?fromdate=10/1/2013&todate=10/31/2013&display=Month&type=public&eventidn=254144&view=EventDetails&information_id=3453701
Welcome back everyone. I hope you had a amazing summer. I look forward to working with you to develop career plans, career goals, and putting those items into action. Remember to stop by and let’s get to it!
Career Coach Office Hours:
Monday – Wednesday 9:00 – 4:00
Thursday 9:00 -1:00