Prendergast's Counseling Resources!

Check back often, I will be updating resources weekly!

General Counseling Information

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Pick Your Classes For The 21-22 School Year

Click on this link to watch a presentation and select classes for next school year.

HHS Monthly Counseling Newsletters- Stay up to date with all the great things happening in the counseling office!

New Students - Welcome to Heritage!!!

If you are a new student to Heritage, I want to personally welcome you! Please click on this link to get started with everything you will need to be successful at Heritage!

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9th Grade Information

Click on this link to access all the information you need to know about 9th grade!

10th Grade Information

Click on this link to access all the information you need to know about 10th grade!

11th Grade Information

Click on this link to access all the information you need to know about 11th grade!

12th Grade Information

Click on this link to access all the information you will need to know about 12th grade!

12th grade - Cap and Gown Information!!!

Cap and Gown sets (cap, gown, stole, and tassel), as well as other graduation products, are available to order through Balfour at their newly designed website

Click below to see all of the cool activities that the prestige program is running!
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California Colleges (CCGI) Resources

CCGI is a great resource to use to search for different colleges and careers nationwide. Every student at Heritage has an account for FREE! If you are not sure what you want to do when you grow up then start with the interest profiler under the career section. Here are the website and resource pages to help you get started.


California Colleges (CCGI Website


CCGI Resource Page

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Advanced Placement (AP) Courses and Information

Here is a great resource that Ms. Adame (Our fabulous College and Career Counselor) created! It has all the information and links that you will need regarding AP information.

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Credit Recovery (Plato)

Click here for step-by-step directions on how to get started and complete a class in plato online credit recovery.
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How To Be Successful in Distance Learning

This is a resource for parents to learn how to help their son or daughter be successful in the distance learning setting.

School Resource Center

Click on this bar if you need tutoring, help with study skills, organization, and more! There are lots of resources to help you be successful in school in this link.

Technology Support

There are multiple different links on this webpage that can help you troubleshoot your technical issues during distance learning.


Technology Support Link

Parent Resource Center

This is a great resource for parents to learn how to connect to the parent portal, how to check grades, how to get into canvas for assignments, etc.

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Mental Health and Social-Emotional Resources

This link has all kinds of resources to help with different social-emotional or mental health concerns.

Resources for Anxiety

Click on this link for resources on what anxiety is, how it makes you feel, and how to manage it. There is also a link to a presentation that I did on Anxiety if you want to watch it.

Resources for Motivation

If you need help getting motivated click on this link.

Resources for Grief

This is a great resource if you or your teen are grieving. Click on this link to find information, grieving activities, podcasts, videos, and helpful tips to navigate through grief.

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Virtual Calming Room

Click on this link to connect to the bitmoji virtual calming room. There are tons of resources to help you with breathing, coping skills, anxiety, meditation, etc. Click around and explore.

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Community College Information

Community college is an excellent way to start your higher education experience. Applications to any California Community College will go through CCCApply. If you plan on attending a community college in the fall of 2021- please visit https://home.cccapply.org/en/


MSJC Application Tutorial

MSJC Information

Click on this link for all MSJC Information! There is information included if you are going to be a first-time freshman after you graduate or a high school student taking Dual Enrollment and/or Concurrent Enrollment classes.

Cal State University (CSU) Information

College application season is here! If you plan on applying to a CSU- please visit CSU Apply for more information. Remember- you can submit an application to CSU from October 1-December 4th for the fall of 2021!

University of California (UC) Information

College application season is here! If you plan on applying to a UC school, please visit the google document below for more information. Remember- you can submit an application to UC from August 1- November 30 for the fall of 2021!

Financial Aid for College (FAFSA/CADA)

FAFSA/CADAA Season is here! All seniors need to complete an application since it is a graduation requirement!

Your first step is to download the app onto your phone. It is so much easier to use the app. Here is a link to the FAFSA Worksheet. FAFSA/CADA Worksheet will provide you with the information you need to collect in order to fill out the application!!


FAFSA

Step 1: Make an FSA ID

Step 2: Fill out the FAFSA


You need to complete it by March 2nd.

Don't stress, we will be giving workshops on how to complete the FAFSA over the next few weeks/months. BUT your first step should be to download the app!!

Monday:

1:25 - 2:15 pm

Wednesday

8:55 - 9:45 am

10:55 - 11:45 am

Tuesday and Thursdays:

10:00 - 10:50 am

12:30 - 1:20 pm

2:20 - 3:10 pm

Friday

9:10 -10:00 am

12:00 -2:00 pm

Here is the open Google Meet Link to jump in and get assistance:

http://meet.google.com/vhi-rvdt-fgt

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Check back weekly to see the latest presentations that are scheduled.

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Ms. Adame's Virtual College and Career Center

Click around and explore our virtual career center. Ms. Adame has lots of great resources for you here!

Additional Worksheets/Information

Coral Prendergast, School Counselor

Please email me or schedule a google meet or phone conference to discuss any concerns or questions you have. I am here to help! Please schedule here: https://bit.ly/3hoqtDB