Owatonna High School 11/18/2020
Compass Newsletter - OHS Counseling Dept
Counseling and Career Center Newsletter
Welcome to the OHS counselor bi-monthly newsletter!
Compass (formerly known as TMM) will not meet in person until potentially second semester so this will be it's replacement.
Message from Trooper: https://youtu.be/XqKTP5Q3s8s
Attendance - make sure you are logging into Infinite Campus to do your attendance each day. Click here for information on how to set a daily reminder.
How to Connect Schoology to your Google Calendar: click here
How to organize your email: click here
Tutors- if you need help in a class, NHS students are available. If you're interested in meeting with someone, please fill out this form: Request a Tutor
Questions??? Reach out to your counselor!
If you missed the virtual college and career fair day last week, here is someInformation on local careers: click here
Sollid Studios Intern – job description
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who would like to learn more about owning a small business and assist in performing some of the regular duties of the studio. The responsibilities required include, but are not limited to:
- Marketing assistance
- Social media management
- Creating Facebook ads
- Clerical/organizational tasks
- Check-in participants at classes, including temperature checks and waivers
The intern would be working with the owners and learning the inner workings of a small business. Schedule is flexible based on availability of the owners and intern. The internship would be approximately 5-15 hours per week (unpaid) and you must be at least 16 years old. An interview is required. Interested parties should send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior checklist -
Apply to college along with transcripts?
Local scholarship information - that can be found here
Apply for housing?
Finalize information - FAFSA, housing, course registration, etc.
Keep your OHS grades up as you will need to send a final transcript to the school you are attending once you graduate from OHS.
If you missed the virtual college and career fair day last week, here is some Information on colleges: click here. You will find a lot of information on colleges, scholarship information along with information on FAFSA, etc. Check it out!
Interested in the Speech Team?
We are nearly 100% virtual this year, so all are welcome to join us! Attend one of the following google meets (or in-person meetings) to get more information about the Speech Team!
Wednesday, Nov 18th: 2:45 Google Meet https://meet.google.com/zbi-eynh-jsw
Thursday, Nov 19th: 2:45 in G-303 (or join virtually https://meet.google.com/qcu-ivmp-vye)
Social Emotional Learning
Needing support with mental health, academics, or college and career information? Please connect with your counselor-
Ms. Langlois (Last names A-E) - Click here
Ms. Craig (Last names F-K) - Click here
Ms. Lageson (Last names L-R) -Click Here
Ms. McKay (Last names S-Z) - Click here
Why do I need to have a routine each day?
The importance of a routine is critical during these times - getting the right amount of sleep and exercise, eating healthy foods, are all just a few factors in helping maintain balance. Having a routine also combat boredom too. Read more here from Psychology Today:
If you are in crisis, please reach out to the Crisis Response Team: 1-844-CRISIS2
Tasks to complete in Naviance
Login: Through Clever
Password: Lunch Pin
9th grade: Complete the career cluster finder
10th grade: Complete the career cluster finder
11th grade: Save 2 of your favorite colleges you saw in the virtual college Powerpoint
12th grade: Save 2 of your favorite colleges you saw in the virtual college Powerpoint
Secretary: Roxi Stewart - email@example.comLast names A-E: Tami Langlois - firstname.lastname@example.org
Last names F-K: Sara Craig - email@example.com
Last names L-R: Amy Lageson - firstname.lastname@example.org
Last names S-Z: Margo McKay - email@example.com