February Newsletter

SSAE Counseling Newsletter 2016

Approaching the End!

As we approach the end of our 2nd trimester our goal and hope is that all students finish the trimester successfully. All courses end on February 19th!

Additionally we continue the planning process for the 2016-17 school year. Stay tuned for important information regarding course selection and registration.

Refer back here often for important dates included here.

Dates to Remember

SENIORS: Class of 2016 click here for important dates & events

ALL HS: For current testing information for all high school students/families click here

ALL HS: We want you to participate in a Leadership Conference February 26th. Register here (see email for details)


9th grade Parent Night: February 16th, 6:00pm-7:00pm (see email for details)

10th grade Parent Night: February 16th, 7:00pm-8:00pm (see email for details)

Senior Parents & Students

Important Reminders:

1.All parents and students should have applied for their FSA ID in preparation for FAFSA night

2. You should be finishing up college applications. Click here for a timeline

3. Interested in Vocational Schools? Click here

Junior Parents & Students

1. The state announced that we will be moving away from the ACT and now taking the SAT. This means the new state testing for Juniors will come in the form of SAT testing. Stay tuned for more information.

2. Click here for a Junior checklist and timeline

2016 Governor's Summer Job Hunt (16 - 24 yrs old)

Meet and speak with employers who want to hire Young Adults, like you for summer jobs!

Teen DriveVideo Challenge-We want you!

Want to save lives and make a video to win $1000-$15,000?

Are you a Community Leader?

The Leading Edge/ Leaderships Pikes Peak wants you to get involved as a leader in your community?